Emergency Medicine

Office of Medical Education

Course Name: Emergency Medicine

Short Name: EMER661AM.01 Emergency Med ·         Course Number: EMER661AM.01 ·         Location: Reno ·         Department ContactJennifer Grove MBA o    Phone: (775) 682-7834 o    Emailjgrove@med.unr.edu ·         Type: Clinical ·         Length: 2 weeks   ·         Preceptors: o    Various Faculty Please contact the department to verify elective availability. Goals/Objectives 1.      Identify and describe the various perspectives and contributions of local health departments, hospitals, private physicians and first responders in responding to a pandemic situation.   2.      Explain barriers that health care workers must overcome to maintain delivery of essential services under crisis conditions.   3.      Independently gather key data about local health systems and adapt clinical knowledge to broader health challenges. Description of Rotation This course is evolving, and more information will be made available as the start date approaches. This will involve working through online content reviewing and discussing pandemics and how we can respond. The course will also involve virtual interactions with classmates and instructor(s). More details to come. Grade

  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives