Curriculum Database


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Institution: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Overview of Curriculum: Integrated Ultrasound Curriculum (iUSC)
Years Included in Curriculum: M1, M2, M3, M4
Sample Curriculum Materials: N/A
Publications about Curriculum: Richard A. Hoppmann, Victor V. Rao1, Mary Beth Poston1, Duncan B. Howe1, Patrick S. Hunt1, Stanley D. Fowler1, Lance E. Paulman1, James R. Wells1, Nancy A. Richeson1, Paul V. Catalana1, Lynn K. Thomas1, L. Britt Wilson1, Thomas Cook1, Shaun Riffle1, Francis H. Neuffer1, James B. McCallum1, Brian D. Keisler1, Rachel S. Brown1, Anthony R. Gregg1, Kerry M. Sims1, Caroline K. Powell1, Matthew D. Garber1, James E. Morrison1, William B. Owens1, Kevin A. Carnevale1, William R. Jennings1 and Sarah Fletcher1 An integrated ultrasound curriculum (iUSC) for medical students: 4-year experience. Critical Ultrasound Journal 2011, Feb.Hoppmann R. Cook T. Hunt P. Fowler S. Paulman L. Wells J. Richeson N. Thomas L. Wilson B. Neuffer F. McCallum J. Smith S. Ultrasound in medical education: a vertical curriculum at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association. 102(10):330-4, 2006 Dec. (PDF)
Contact: Dr. Richard Hoppmann
Dean, University of South Carolina School of Medicine
School of Medicine Campus Building 3
Columbia, SC 29208
[email protected]
Institution: University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Overview of Curriculum: Ultrasound in Medical Education
Years Included in Curriculum: M1, M2, M3, M4
Sample Curriculum Materials: iTunes U Ultrasound Vodcast
Publications about Curriculum: J Christian Fox, Seric Cusik, William Scruggs, Travis W. Henson, Craig L. Anderson, Graciela Barajas, Alexander Zlidenny, Mark I. Langdorf, and JoAnne McDonough (2007) “Educational Assessment of Medical Student Rotation in Emergency Ultrasound”,Western Journal of Emer- gency Medicine: Vol. 8: No. 3, Article 5.Fox JC, Anderson CL, Ahmed SS, McDonough J, Wiechmann W, Waters M, Barajas G, Lotfipour S. Effect of a Medical Student Emergency Ultrasound Clerkship on Number of Emergency Department Ultrasounds.West J Emerg Med. 2010; 11:31-34.Upcoming abstract presentations of Ultrasound in Medical Education:2011 American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Annual Convention (New York, New York April 14th-17th)

2011 AAMC Western Regional Conference: Western Group on Educational Affairs

(Palo Alto, California, April 30th-May 3rd)

1st World Congress on UltraSound in Medical Education

(Columbia, South Carolina April 29th-May 1st)

Contact: J. Christian Fox, MDDirector of Instructional UltrasoundUniversity of California, Irvine School of Medicine836 Medical Sciences Suite 3129Irvine, CA 92697-4089949-824-1129

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Institution: Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
Overview of Curriculum: See new MDCM Curriculum (Clinical Method) at
Years Included in Curriculum: M1, M2, M3, M4
Sample Curriculum Materials: 1) Textbook “Bedside Ultrasound – Level 1”2) Online videos (see ‎
Publications about Curriculum: 1) Steinmetz, P. (2013) Undergraduate bedside ultrasound teaching at McGill University Medical School. Second World Congress on Ultrasound in Medical Education, South Carolina, USA.2) Steinmetz, P. (2013) Bedside Ultrasound – Level 1, A-line Press, Montreal, 156 pgs.3) Steinmetz, P., Rola, P. (2012) Case Studies In Bedside Ultrasound, Critical Skills Press, Montreal, 108 pgs.
Contact: Dr. Peter SteinmetzDirector, McGill Undergraduate Bedside Ultrasound CourseSt Mary’s Hospital3830 Ave LacombeMontreal, QC H3T 1M5