MEDS - Medical Science

MEDS 440. Clinical Observation. 2 Credits. (2 Lab) F,S

PREREQUISITE: CHMY 141 and CHMY 143; BIOB 256 and BIOB 260; at least junior standing, GPA >3.0 and consent of instructor. This shadowing experience will provide students with the opportunity to observe providers in a clinical setting and position them to meet, in part, the requirements for application to health professional school.

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2018 Summer Session11390801Full Semester-- -

MEDS 500. Seminar. 1 Credit. (1 Sem; 4 cr max) On Demand

Max 4 cr. PREREQUISITE: WWAMI medical student or consent of the WWAMI Medical Program and Dean of The Graduate School. Yearly conference dealing with topics related to Montana's colorful medical history.

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2018 Summer Session10201001Full Semester-- -

MEDS 535. Ecology of Health & Medicine-Foundations 3. 1 Credit. (1 Lec) Su

This course integrates School of Medicine thematic content with an emphasis on core concepts needed for clinical practice in the changing healthcare environment. Students will explore areas related to humanism in medicine including the themes of diversity, health equity, ethics, professionalism, and determinants of health. Pass/ Fail only.

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2018 Summer Session11642801First Half Session-- -

MEDS 540. Blood, Cancer, Musculoskeletal. 7 Credits. (5 Lec, 2 Lab) Su

PREREQUISITE: WWAMI Medical Student. This course familiarizes students with basic pathophysiologic mechanisms leading to disturbances of red cell, white cell, and platelet production, as well as abnormalities of hemostasis presenting clinical problems. The Musculoskeletal content will focus on clinical manifestations in the musculoskeletal system and pathophysiology of trauma, aging, infection, and inflammation. Pass/Fail only. WWAMI.

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2018 Summer Session11671001Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 15-JUN-18-- -

MEDS 541. Clinical Practicum. 1 Credit. (1 Lab) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: Graduate level standing and acceptance into Post-Bacc Pre-Med or M.S. Health Sciences program. A practical course for students going into the medical field to observe and learn about the services provided by different health care professionals at various stages of patient care. Prior to Summer 2015, MEDS 541 was MEDS 540.

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2018 Summer Session10989001Full Semester-- -

MEDS 550. Energetics & Homeostasis. 8 Credits. (4 Lec, 1 Lab, 3 Rct) Su

PREREQUISITE: WWAMI Medical Student This course will involve integrated content in metabolism, nutrition, obesity, diabetes, gastrointestinal/liver physiology, and endocrinology. Additionally, this course includes relevant fundamental scientific principles in anatomy, pathology, and pharmacology. WWAMI Medical Education Program.

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2018 Summer Session11031001First Half Session-- -

MEDS 595. Research Methods. 6 Credits. (2 Lec. 2 Ind. 2 Lab) Su

Community health and disease, including assessment of disease risk and mechanisms of epidemic detection, spread, and control; interpretation of research design, data analysis, bias source; and clinical epidemiology, including evaluation and application of diagnostic tests, natural history of disease, and quantitative aids for clinical decision making.

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2018 Summer Session11687801Non-standard term dates 25-JUN-18 17-AUG-18-- -