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AUGUST 2011 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN CADAVER PROSECTION PROGRAM

by Ed Hagen last modified Feb 15, 2011 06:03 PM
Applications for the AUGUST 2011 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN CADAVER PROSECTION PROGRAM are now being accepted. All participants will learn human gross anatomy, radiology/medical imaging, and the art of skillful dissection of human cadavers. The CADAVER PROGRAM is an intensive experience of "hands-on" dissection. Participants who complete the program will receive a certificate of completion and certification for work with biohazards & blood-borne pathogens. SPECIAL Awards will be presented. [CME Credit is offered]

August 2 - 4 at the Indiana University School of Medicine - Northwest
Dunes Medical Professional Building, 3400 Broadway, Gary, Indiana 46408

APPLICATION DEADLINE:       *** APRIL 15, 2011 ***

PROGRAM SPONSORS: Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest 
(Gary, IN), Rocco Prosthetics & Orthotic Center (Cincinnati, OH) the 
American Association of Anatomists & Methodist Hospitals (Indiana)

Representatives from Zimmer, Inc. (Zimmer Orthopedics) will conduct an 
on-site surgical, orthopedic workshop, and Rocco Prosthetics will 
present a NEW prosthetics Workshop allowing participants to evaluate 
amputee patients:  Reaching Out  - A Prosthetics & Orthotic Limb 
Workshop.

The Cadaver Prosection will be held on Wednesday, August 3 and 
Thursday, August 4, 2011, from 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., and will include 
3 evenings of preparatory work in late June (out-of-state participants 
need not be present for the June sessions).

NEW EVENTS for 2011 include:
Anatomy Research & Clinical Session (June)
Expanded Suturing Workshop* (Aug.  2rd)
NEW Prosthetics & Orthotic Workshop* (Aug.  2rd)
IHCPP Reception (Aug.  2nd)
Expanded Hands-On Medical Imaging of Human Cadavers:  US, CT Scan, MRI 
Scan and plain x-ray (July)*

*Selection of participants to take place in mid-May

TO APPLY for this program and  DOWNLOAD the COMPLETE SUMMER EVENTS 
SCHEDULE, FLYER and NEW PROGRAM BROCHURE, place the web address (below) 
into your browser, and then scroll down and click on the CADAVER 
PROSECTION PROGRAM link.

http://iusm-nw.medicine.iu.edu

Please, follow the application instructions.

You need not be a medical professional or pre-medical student to 
participate.  All are encouraged to apply.  Prior participants have 
included pre-med and pre-vet, nursing, radiologic technology, mortuary 
science students, other undergraduate and graduate students, teachers, 
attorneys, lab technicians, etc.  All application materials must be 
received no later than APRIL 15, 2011.  Accepted applicants will 
receive notification in early May.

For information contact:   Ernest F. Talarico, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Director of Medical Education & Assistant Professor of 
Anatomy & Cell Biology
Director, INTERNATIONAL Human Cadaver Prosection Program
TEL:  (219) 981-4356;  FAX:  (219) 980-6566    Email:  cadaver@iun.edu 
(Prosection Program); etalaric@iun.edu (IUSM-NW)

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