IU School of Medicine

Elective Title: 93ZH890 — CONCEPTS IN SEXUALITY FOR THE CLINICIAN

Description:

As a basic and pervasive component of human existence, sexuality is a topic that physicians should be familiar and comfortable with in relation to their patients

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Dr. Richard Gunderman (rbgunder@iupui.edu )

Director: Richard Gunderman, M.D., Ph.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: IUSM - Indianapolis

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Communicate their knowledge about the issues of human sexuality that arise as a physicians treats their patients (MK1)
  • 2) Examine concepts of human sexuality from a medical, ethical, and literary perspective as they communicate with patients, families, and colleagues about delicate issues (MK7)
  • 3) Communicate to colleagues about issues related to sexuality (ISC1)
  • 4) Discuss and articulate the broader context of human sexuality in terms of history, literature, culture, and medicine (MK7)

Assessment

  • Professional Development Evaluation Form; (project; exam)

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status

Availability with Max Students per Month:

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Duty Hours: 30-40

Time Distribution: 30% reading/watching films outside of class; 25% presentation preparation; 20% lecture/discussion; 15% research and group project; 10% field trip/research

Elective Type Category: PD - Professional Development

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: None