IU School of Medicine

Elective Title: 93ZH870 — SUN YAT-SEN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: INTERNATIONAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS

Description:

Students will study for one month at Sun Yat-Sen University

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Marcus Schamberger (mschamb@iupui.edu )

Director: Marcus Schamberger, M.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: Sun Yat-Sen University (China)

Other Faculty: Dai Lei, M.D., Liang Ling, RN, Yingi Wu

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Describe the epidemiologic profile of a selected disorder in Chin (MK6)
  • 2) Obtain history and perform a medical examination appropriate to available resources (PC1)
  • 3) Describe the similarities and differences in medical education and health care systems in China and the U.S. (PBLI1)
  • 4) Explain the process and structure of medical education and health care in urban and rural China (PBLI1)
  • 5) Develop collegial relationships with health care professionals and students in China (ISC1)
  • 6) Develop an understanding of the interplay between a selected global health issue and the cultural, social, and economic structures in a country (MK7)
  • 7) Display increased cultural awareness, competence, and understanding of cross-cultural issues, language skills, and communication among physicians, patients, and peers (ISC3)

Assessment

  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 4th year status

Availability with Max Students per Month:

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Duty Hours: 50

Time Distribution: 65% Clinical; 25% Presentations, 10% Library

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

THIS COURSE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH. Course director approval is required prior to enrollment.

Third Year Elective? No

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: Yes

Detaials for Service Learning: