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 John Warren Surgical Society (JWSS) Interest Group Basic Laparoscopic Suturing Skills Course

During this course, Harvard Medical School Students will become familiar with the theoretical and practical basis of laparoscopic surgical suture techniques.

HMS OB/GYN Advanced Elective Pelvic Anatomy Surgical Skills Course

This course will introduce medical students to Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery and robotic skills.

HMS Surgery Clerkship NOTSS Course

Medical Students will learn categories of non-technical skills for surgeons (NOTSS) and develop strategies for speaking up in the operating room.