2021-2022 Academic Catalog

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Physical Medicine (PHMD)

PHMD 8000 -  Physical Med & Rehab  (4-8 Credits)  

Max:4. This elective provides experience in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with pathology of the neurologic and musculoskeletal systems. 4 different locations (VA, Denver Health, University Hospital, The Children's Hospital) allow treatment of a variety of conditions related to rehabilitation.

Grading Basis: Medical School

Repeatable. Max Credits: 8.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

PHMD 8100 -  PHMD Elective Away  (4-8 Credits)  

This Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation elective will be held at a site in Colorado, another state, or internationally. Students must obtain departmental approval one month prior to the start. Additionally, international sites must be preapproved by Student Affairs. Offered 2or 4 weeks. Prereq: 800

Grading Basis: Medical School

Repeatable. Max Credits: 8.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

PHMD 8600 -  Research Physical Med  (4-24 Credits)  

2-12 wks. Written evaluation must be sent by individual instructor, with course director responsible for final grade. Prereq: PHMD 8000. Obtain departmental approval and all arrangements made at least one month in advance and prior approval from Associate Dean for Student Affairs.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 24.