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FAMED 499 Undergraduate Research (*, max. 35) W. PHILLIPS
Research activities arranged with University or community-based physicians in diverse areas relating to family medicine. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 501 P-Introduction to Family Medicine: Preceptorship (2, max. 12) J. CAWSE-LUCAS
Medical students spend one morning per week for one or more quarters working with a practicing community family physician. Prerequisite: first- and second-year medical students, permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 502 P-Preclinical Continuity Preceptorship in Family Medicine (1-8, max. 12) J. CAWSE-LUCAS
Introduces medical students to continuity of care in family medical settings, especially regarding what it means to be someone's doctor and what it is like to work with individuals to help them achieve optimal health for a minimum of two quarters. Prerequisite: first- and second-year medical students; permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 525 African American Health and Health Care Disparity (1) F. OVERSTREET
Examines the most pressing health issues facing African Americans. Provides a forum to examine the root causes of health disparity in African descendants. Explores strategies to remedy problems in public health and healthcare delivery systems. Prerequisite: current graduate health science student; permission of course coordinator. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.
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FAMED 530 Primary Care (1) W. PHILLIPS
Introduces primary care, the foundation of medical care and cornerstone of healthcare reform. Addresses history, clinical content, practitioner workforce, delivery models, research methods, and policy issues. Explores the role of primary care in personal and population health. Includes lectures, discussions, student presentations, and practice observation. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator. Offered: W.
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FAMED 540 Topics in Health and Human Services in Rural Communities (1) Shin
Explores topics important to rural clinical practice. Includes rural health research, rural health policy, cultural competency, models of rural health practice, and others. Includes panel discussions, a case study, and a required field trip to a rural community. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator. Offered: W.
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FAMED 547 Spirituality in Healthcare (2)
Examination of the beliefs, values, meaning, and spirituality of health professionals for the well-being of their patients as well as for themselves. Offered: jointly with B H 518/SOC W 587; Sp.
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FAMED 556 Spanish for Health Professionals (1)
Instruction in interviewing/history taking Spanish-speaking patient. Prerequisite: Spanish fluency at intermediate level; current graduate health science student; permission of course coordinator. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: Sp.
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FAMED 559 Tobacco Related Health Disparities (1/2)
Integrates multiple disciplinary perspectives to address the pressing issue of disproportionate tobacco use and related diseases among marginalized populations, including those defined by socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation. Explores links between, and intervention strategies for, smoking and mental illness, social stress, acculturation processes, and genetics. Offered: jointly with HSERV 556.
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FAMED 561 LGBTQ Health and Health Disparities (1)
Covers the history and health status of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Queer (LGBTQ) community in the United States; effective strategies and skills for working with the LGBTQ community; designed to help the learner understand and respond better to healthcare needs of the LGBTQ community. Prerequisite: current graduate health science student; permission of course coordinator. Offered: W.
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FAMED 630 P-WRITE Family Medicine Clinical Clerkship (*, max. 24)
Basic clinical clerkship for students enrolled in the WRITE Program. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator.
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FAMED 631 P-LIC Family Medicine Clinical Clerkship - Olympia, WA (12)
Basic clinical clerkship for students enrolled in the LIC program. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator.
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FAMED 632 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Bozeman (12)
Ambulatory primary care with emphasis on comprehensive, continuity, integrated care to patients of both genders and all ages in a culturally responsive manner. Student functions as clerk in community or residency site, and participates in care of assigned patients in a variety of settings: office, hospital, home, community resources. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year medical students. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 633 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Leavenworth (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 634 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Sitka (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 635 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Cheyenne (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 636 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Wenatchee (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 637 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Spokane GHC (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 638 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Othello (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 640 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Boise (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 641 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Spokane (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 642 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Madigan (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 636. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 643 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Tacoma (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 644 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - University of Washington Medical Center (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 645 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Group Health (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 646 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Swedish First Hill (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 647 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Swedish Cherry Hill (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 648 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Renton Valley (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 649 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Olympia (12)
For description and prerequisites, see FAMED 636. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 650 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Anacortes (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 651 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Omak (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 653 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Anchorage (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 656 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Whitefish (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 657 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Pocatello (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 658 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Sea Mar Clinic (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 659 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Country Doctor (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 660 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Yakima (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 661 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Bremerton (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 662 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Buffalo (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 663 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Petersburg (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 664 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Billings (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 665 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Missoula (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 666 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Torrington (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 669 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632.
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FAMED 670 P-Advanced Underserved Clerkship (*, max. 24)
Students gain experience, knowledge, and skills needed to care for rural, specific ethnic, or underserved populations. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year medical students, permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 672 P-Advanced Preceptorship International (*, max. 24)
For medical students desiring primary care experience abroad. Special project deals with influences of social, cultural, educational, and economic forces on healthcare delivery. Prerequisite: late third- or fourth-year medical students, permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 674 P-Advanced Interviewing in Primary Care (8) L. MAUKSCH
Emphasizes developing competency in patient-centered interviewing, interview organization, and time management. Introduces primary care counseling skills and methods of health behavior change. Prerequisite: permission of course faculty.
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FAMED 676 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Libby (12)
For description and prerequisites, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 677 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Grand Coulee (12)
For description and prerequisites, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 678 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Port Angeles (12)
For description and prerequisites, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 679 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Ferndale (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 680 P-Traditional Indian Medicine Clerkship in Primary Care Setting (*, max. 16)
Broadens students' knowledge about the traditional Indian perception of health and illness, and expands their experience and skills with Traditional Indian Medicine (TIM) by interacting with a TIM practitioner, Native physician, patients and their families, and the local Native community. Prerequisite: either UCONJ 530, Indian Health Pathway declaration, or permission of course coordinator . Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 681 P-Indian Healthcare Clerkship (*, max. 16)
Examines the health disparities, health systems, and cultural/community strengths associated with American Indian/Alaska Native or other indigenous peoples. Prerequisite: either UCONJ 530, Indian Health Pathway declaration, or permission of course coordinator . Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 682 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Ellensburg (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 683 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Lewiston (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 684 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Butte, MT (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 685 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Valley - Juneau, AK (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 686 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - Port Townsend (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632.
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FAMED 687 P-Clinical Clerkship in Family Medicine - While Salmon (12)
For description and prerequisite, see FAMED 632.
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FAMED 688 P-Family Medicine Subinternship (*, max. 24)
Students serve as interns for family medicine services associated with residency programs under the supervision of family medicine residents and attending physicians. Schedules mix inpatient and ambulatory experiences as determined by the site and the fourth-year student may have the same call as R-1 on service. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 697 P-Family Medicine Special Electives (*, max. 24)
Supplemental experience in rural/urban practice or a family medicine department in a setting not already established through the UW SOM family medicine curriculum. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year medical students, permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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FAMED 699 P-WWAMI Family Medicine Special Electives (*, max. 24)
By special arrangement for qualified students, special clerkships or externships may be available at institutions other than the University of Washington located within the WWAMI region. Prerequisite: permission of course coordinator. Offered: AWSpS.
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