Clinical Skills Workshop: Oct. 1

The Department of Medicine’s Clinical Excellence Community is offering a series of mini-workshops aimed at improving clinical examination skills of faculty and the teaching of those clinical skills to trainees.

Save the date for this half-day workshop, which aims to improve clinical examination skills and enhance clinical-skills-teaching techniques for EKGs, eye exams, joint exams, ultrasounds, and more. Registration is required, and space is limited.

Date:  Thursday, October 1
Time:  9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Location:  Emory University School of Medicine
Register by September 25

Workshops to be offered:

· Bringing it Bedside: Pearls for Teaching Bedside Physical Examination
Lisa Bernstein and Kimberly Manning

· Diagnosing Basic Cardiac Murmurs
Michael Hoskins

· EKG Interpretation
Mikhael El Chami

· The Eye Exam
David Paine

· The Neurologic Exam for the Non-Neurologist
Jaffar Khan and Taylor Harrison

· Using Ultrasound: The abdominal exam, the cardiac exam, and vascular access
Gautam Kumar