Rural Elective Coursework

Rural Elective Coursework

The RUUTE faculty and curriculum designer have developed some unique elective coursework with a focus on rural medicine and health. These courses are avaialble throughout the academic and are either synchronous or asynchronous virtual classes. More rural electives are being developed throughout the year and will be communicated to UUSOM medical students once they become available. Our current offerings of rural elective courses include

  • MDID 6001 Research & Innovation: How to be an Excellent and Communicative Scientist
  • MDID 6002 Virtual Care: Telemedicine for Future Providers
  • MDID 6003 Caring for the Underserved: Rural & Refugee Health in Utah
  • MDID 6004 Sustainability, Medicine, & Health

Time commitment: 1 - 2 credit hours