Graduate Medical Education
Interns, residents and fellows training at Brigham and Women's Hospital and it’s affiliates participate in variety of training courses as they progress through their training. Course focus on both the technical and non-technical skills necessary for the chosen discipline. Many sessions focus on high-acuity, low frequency events that prepare trainees for events in the clinical setting.
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Central Venous Catheter Training Course
This session is designed to give clinicians hands-on experience placing ultrasound guided internal jugular and subclavian catheters. Learners will first be introduced to the central line placement kits available in the hospital and instructed on proper sterile technique. A brief …
This course is designed to introduce learners to the components of introducing and discussing the option of home hospice care in the context of progression to end-stage illness and increasing frailty.
Hospital-Wide Intern Orientation
This course will introduce PGY1 Residents to the basics of sharps safety, sterility, and procedural skills.
Internal Medicine Residency Intern Curriculum Course - Part 1
This course will introduce PGY1 Medicine Residents on how to approach and manage patients to prepare for their clinical service.
Internal Medicine Residency Lower Extremity Musculoskeletal (MSK) Exam and Injections Course
This course is designed to provide junior and senior internal medicine residents with the information about the common lower extremity joint complaints seen in the primary care setting. Residents will practice the key physical exam skills necessary to examine the …
Internal Medicine Residency Ultrasound Guided IV Course
This course will introduce ultrasound machine basics and how to place an ultrasound guided IV to Internal Medicine Residents.
Internal Medicine Residency Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal (MSK) Exam and Injections Course
This course is designed to provide junior and senior internal medicine residents with the information about the common upper extremity joint complaints seen in the primary care setting. Residents will practice the key physical exam skills necessary to examine the …
Internal Medicine Residency Women's Health Course
During this course, Internal Medicine residents will learn basic gynecological skills.
Renal Fellows Orientation
This course reviews native kidney USG imaging without biopsy procedure, central line insertion technique, and sterile technique.
Urology Residency Bootcamp
This course will introduce residents to common urological issues encountered as a PGY2 Urology resident. The format includes didactic teaching regarding common consults and emergencies, and also teaching technical skills associated with these medical conditions.