Courses

ROA 111 Expl Opportunities Healthcare

This course is for students interested in exploring career opportunities within a particular discipline area of interest, or sector of the workforce. This course is intended for freshmen and sophomores; interested juniors and seniors should consult with the instructor/advisory group for a particular section. May be repeated for credit in a different area of interest. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Johann Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ROA 205 Research Experience

A supervised research experience typically outside a student's major or multiple disciplinary in content. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Stoneman

ROA 216 Internship

A supervised placement at a work setting providing practical experience in a potential career field that requires application of academic knowledge and skills. These areas may include industry, government agencies, on-campus opportunities, and a variety of private enterprises. This course can be repeated for creidt. Students must be enroled in this course for the semester when the internship takes place. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A R. Grant
B R. Grant

ROA 300 Thry & Pract Res Clin Setting

This course is for students who are interested in learning clinical research principles and applying them to clinical research projects being conducted in the emergency department (ED) setting. The course consists of a lecture and laboratory component. The lecture will introduce students to basic components of research including the research question, common study designs, methods used to address the research question (i.e. selection of study subjects and setting, data sources and study protocols, data analysis, interpretation and presentation of results) and ethical issues related to research. The laboratory component will provide students with the opportunity to participate in the enrollment and data collection for various clinical research studies presently being conducted in the ED at the level 1 Trauma center, Carilion Clinic. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Kuehl T 8:00AM-10:00AM