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Emergency Medicine Elective Course Description

Course Name:      Emergency Medicine Ultrasound 
Course Number:     EM-4115 
Elective Type:
Coordinator(s): Dave Polan, MD
Contact: Jean Baril 508-421-5522
Department: Emergency Medicine 
Site Available:               UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: E2, M1, M2, M5, M8 - M10
Number of Students / Months: 2
Prerequisites:
Successful Completion of all 3rd Year Clerkships; UMass Students Only

Elective Description:  The purpose of this elective is to introduce students to emergency ultrasound.

Under the supervision of emergency ultrasound faculty and fellows, the student will perform focused, bedside ultrasound studies on patients in the emergency department; participate in the weekly ultrasound lecture series; and participate in daily QA review of previously completed studies.

Location: UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655    
Website: Department of Emergency Medicine www.umassmed.edu/emed/