IU School of Medicine

Elective Title: 93NR750 — CLINICAL STROKE RESEARCH

Description:

This elective will provide the student with experience in the conduct of clinical stroke research by working on retrospective and prospective intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) studies. The overarching goals of the studies are to identify patient-specific factors associated with good clinical outcome in ICH. The student will learn important research skills such as data abstraction and principles of study design and analysis.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Ashley Blatsioris (ablatsio@iupui.edu)

Director: Jason Mackey, M.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location:

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Demonstrate hands-on-skill in the conduct of stroke clinical research (MK5)
  • 2) Display skills in large database navigation (PBLI1)
  • 3) Demonstrate a basic command of the foundational literature in the ICH field (MK1)

Assessment

  • Research Evaluation Form; (The student will be evaluated on the level of effort and personal involvement in the study, through observation and discussion with the course director).

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 4th Year

Availability with Max Students per Month:

JuneJulyAugSeptOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMay
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Duty Hours:

Time Distribution: 95%Library/Research, 5% Lecture/Seminar

Elective Type Category: AS - Advanced Science

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Add/Drop Contact Person: Ashley Blatsioris (ablatsio@iupui.edu) Students must contact Ashley Blatsioris (ablatsio@iupui.edu) to check for availability before enrolling in this elective.

Third Year Elective? No

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: None