Safely braving arctic cold requires adequate preparation and
precautions, especially for ill and vulnerable people,
warns David M. Holmes, MD, clinical associate professor
of family medicine and director of global health
Even untrained bystanders can help a cardiac arrest victim by
performing simple chest compressions, says cardiac arrhythmia
expert Anne B. Curtis, MD, Charles and Mary Bauer Professor
and Chair of medicine.
As part of a multimillion federal grant, between 60 and 70
students from around the country will take an online health care
practice facilitator certificate course developed by the Department
of Family Medicine.