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EL Cushing/Whitney Medical Library Information Survival Skills Elective

This elective attempts to fill a void in the student’s educational experience related to medical informatics. It is designed to introduce the publication, dissemination, and knowledge cycle of medical information. Using a variety of instructional methods, students will develop the skills to access, retrieve, evaluate, and manage information for research and clinical purposes.

Length of Rotation: 2 weeks (5 two-hour sessions/week) {Maximum students: 10-12 per rotation}

Schedule Restrictions: N/A

Student’s Class Level: 2nd, 3rd, 4th yr

Prerequisite(s): None

Grading Scale: Pass/Fail

Accept Visiting Students: No

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