University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Fall 2019

Subject: Surgery

SURG 200 - Emergency Medicine Research I

Lecture course with 4 hour lab. Introduction to research in Emergency Medicine with clinical exposure including shadowing EMTs, RNs, and MDs. Students will learn about research ethics, informed consent, and clinical epistemology. Prerequisites: Minimum Sophomore standing and Instructor permission; First-Year students who have prior clinical experience (e.g. EMTs) or are non-traditional students are considered on a case-by-case basis.

SURG 201 - Emergency Medicine Research II

Advanced discussion and research training in emergency medicine with continued emergency department-based human subjects laboratory. Includes eight hours of clinical time per week helping recruit patients for ongoing research projects as well as a one hour seminar per week. Prerequisites: SURG 200 with minimum grade B; Instructor permission.

SURG 220 - Emerg. Medicine Research III

Emergency medicine research under guidance of a faculty member, including facilitating study enrollment and implementation of research project proposed during SURG 201. Prerequisites: SURG 200, SURG 201; Instructor permission.

SURG 295 - Advanced Special Topics

See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

SURG 302 - Introduction to Flow Cytometry

Provides basic knowledge in the theoretical and practical aspects of flow cytometry technology; combination of lecture and training in the practical use of instrumentation and analysis software.