YCCM 600 Scientific Writing and Publishing: Graduate ESL
Spring/Summer 2018, Winter 2019
This online course is intended for graduate students and early career faculty in the sciences whose first language is not English. Because English is the primary language of publication worldwide, and particularly in the sciences, the ability to write effectively in English can result in wider dissemination of research findings and improved career prospects.
YCOPD 001 Introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
This online course allows participants to gain fundamental knowledge about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as described in DSM‐IV‐TR . Participants – professionals or students in mental health – will learn how to recognize the symptoms associated with PTSD and assess their frequency and intensity. This course also allows participants to familiarize themselves with the concepts of distress and peritraumatic dissociation.
YCWPD 045 Clinical Toxicology: Fundamentals for Front-Line Practitioners
Toxicity and poisoning are frequently encountered in the emergency department and can carry a high morbidity or mortality risk. Significant improvement in patient outcomes result with rapid diagnosis, collaboration and appropriate management with the multiple physician teams involved.
Drawing on the expertise of toxicologists and educators, the purpose of this 3-module online course is to provide a practical approach to managing patients poisoned with commonly used substances.