Undergraduate Medical Education
These courses are offered for medical students in the pre-clinical and clerkship years who are rotating at Brigham and Women's Hospital. The focus of many courses is on basic exam skills, procedures and teamwork. Students may also work with virtual reality simulators and other equipment to practice more advanced techniques.
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HMS Radiology Clerkship Introduction to Interventional Radiology Course
This course provides an introduction to the basic equipment, wires and catheters used in interventional radiology. Through a combination of simulated cases and basic skills practice, medical students will gain competence in obtaining ultrasound guided vascular access and placing stents.
HMS Radiology Clerkship Introduction to Ultrasound Course
This 90-minute skills session is designed to introduce rotating medical students to basic ultrasound practices, including probe placement, use of ultrasound for clinical decision-making, and basic image acquisition.