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 a prospective intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) imaging study. The overarching goals of the study 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:

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