Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
2013-2014 Elective Catalog


Department: Medical Humanities

Electives Coordinator:
Phillip V Davis, Ph.D.
Electives E-mail Address:
pdavis@siumed.edu

Course
Number
Course Title FacultyMinimum
Credit
Hours
Maximum
Credit
Hours
Type 

35073

Alternative Systems of Healing

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35143

Clinical Ethics Consultation

Jana Craig, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35163

Cultural Competence in the Clinical Setting

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35193

Enhancing Communication in the Physician/Patient Relationship

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35113

Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications of Genomic Medicine

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35133

Getting Into Print: The Physician As Writer

Phillip V Davis, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35493

Health Policy: The Physician's Role in State and Federal Government

Linda Baker, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35123

History Of Family Practice

Phillip V Davis, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35503

Hospice and Palliative Care

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D. / Tracey Smith

1

1

Basic Science

35513

Improving Visual Diagnostic Skills

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35214

Law and Bioethics

Bethany Spielman, Ph.D.

0.5

0.5

Basic Science

35153

Literature and Medicine

Phillip V Davis, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35173

Managed Care: Policy Issues at the State and National Levels

Gary Giacomelli

1

2

Basic Science

35523

Morality and Medicine: Core Cases

Kelly Armstrong, Ph.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35333

Patient Safety: Clinical Skills and Quality Care

Christine Y Todd, M.D. / Stacy L Sattovia, M.D.

1

1

Basic Science

35334

Physicians and Human Rights

Bethany Spielman, Ph.D.

0.5

0.5

Basic Science

35393

Public Accountability of Physicians

Robert J Kane

1

2

Basic Science

35533

Service Learning Elective

Tracey Smith / Susan Hingle, M.D.

2

2

Traditional

35083

Studies in the History of Medicine

Phillip V Davis, Ph.D.

2

2

Basic Science

35543

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

Reginald Bulkley, M.D.

1

1

Basic Science

 

 

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