May 12, 2014 – May 23, 2014
12 half days
Jason B. Rosenstock, MD
Department of Psychiatry
This course follows the neuroscience course with study of functional manifestation of diseases or altered activity of the brain.
The goals of the course are:
The 60 faculty are from 6 departments: Epidemiology, Medicine, Neurobiology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Surgery.
|Lectures||Problem-based learning||Videotaped patient interviews||Self-study exercises|
|Clinical case conferences||Patient write-ups||Live patient interviews|
Epidemiology; Human development/life cycle; Medical ethics; Medical genetics; Medical jurisprudence; Mental health and mental disorders; Substance abuse; Violence /abuse; Women’s health.
Evaluation for this course is determined as follows:
Grading: This course comprises 20% of the grade for the Organ System Pathophysiology Block, Section 1. The block section is graded Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory.
Course Director Jason Rosenstock, MD, is a recipient of the Kenneth E. Schuit Master Educator Award, the Sheldon Adler Award for Innovation in Medical Education, and the Excellence in Education Award for Course Director. In addition, Dr. Rosenstock is a member of the UPSOM Academy of Master Educators.