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August 23, 2019

Tobacco smoke exposure is dangerous for children. This 1-hour training session provides pediatric residents and practicing clinicians with motivational interviewing skills to address tobacco use with patients/families.

August 23, 2019

In this simulation, after obtaining a history and performing a physical exam, resident physicians (PGY 1-4) diagnose and treat pre-eclampsia, as well as treating severe-range blood pressures and managing eclampsia.

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Opioid abuse is a serious public health issue and drug overdose deaths are now the leading cause of injury death in the United States. Academic medicine is on the front-lines by responding with new approaches to substance abuse, delivering pain management education, and more.

Despite sharing similarly sophisticated and holistic approaches to health, AIAN and indigenous populations experience alarming health inequities. There is a paucity of existing curricula that teaches about this unique population, and fewer opportunities for students and institutions to learn from an Indigenous worldview as it relates to health.

The number of emerging technologies that have the potential to significantly improve both educational delivery and patient care in the field of dental medicine is expanding at a rapid rate. Incorporation of these technologies into the curriculum is critical to the education of future dentists.