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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSRY 5087 - Topical Issues in Psychiatry

This is an introductory course designed to give students a proactive perspective on the modern practice and science of psychiatry. The elective will be taught by a variety of psychiatry faculty sharing their expertise and insights in an informal seminar format. Topics will include: “What is a Shrink?”, “Neuroimaging and Psychiatry” (what does schizophrenia really look like?), “The Electric World of Electronconvulsive Therapy” (shock treatments), “Research Today” highlighting current research efforts in the Department, and related topics over the course of the elective. Opportunities to tour clinical facilities and participate in clinical rounds on psychiatric patients will be included.

Credit Hours: 1
Other Contact Hours: 1

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory, Audit
Repeat Limit: 0
College Restrictions: Medical College of Georgia
Schedule Type: Seminar - Small Group

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