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Learner Prerequisite

  • Medical school student

Learner Core Resources

  • ITCB Learner Manual (last update: April 6, 2017)
  • ITCB Presentation *view AFTER Learner Survey completed* (last update: Feb 24, 2017)
  • Consider this FREE CPR Tempo application. It provides a metronome, timer for defib, and timer for epi. Suggested settings: CPR tempo 110bpm (100-120bpm), epi interval 240s.

Learner Supplementary Resources

  • Consider ordering a FREE epinephrine injector trainer
  • More comprehensive, detailed resources are located under the "Facilitators" tab, if you are interested

Registration

Simulation OSCEs

  • Upon completing the Learner Survey, feel free to review the simulation OSCEs. Some learners enjoy the extra preparation prior to the session, whereas others prefer the simulations to be a "surprise". Choose an approach that works for your learning style and preference.

Updates

- February 23, 2017: Sign-ups for facilitators now open. Please see https://ucalgary.ca/codeblue/files/codeblue/itcb-facilitator-invite-2017... for details.

- June 7, 2016: All resources are up-to-date and ready for review now!

- April 6, 2016: This year's ITCB will be Thurs June 23 (13:30, 15:30), Mon June 27 (10:30), and Thurs June 30 (13:30). If you are a resident or staff interested in being a facilitator, please email intro@ucalgary.ca. Stay tuned for more details.

- June 15, 2015: The ITCB materials for the 2015 Intro To Clinical Practice course is up and ready! Please visit the Learner and Facilitator tabs for more information pertinent to your role. Start by reading the "Learner Manual" or "Facilitator Manual". Please fill out your surveys located on the Surveys tab prior to coming to your session.

- April 4, 2015: ITCB has been accepted into UCalgary's "Intro To Clinical Practice" course. The 2015 ITCB workshop will be held on Thursday June 25 @ 1330-1530 and 1530-1730 (Groups “C” and “B” respectively), Monday June 29 @ 1030-1230 (Group “D”), and Thursday July 2 @ 1330-1530 (Group “A”). Please email intro@ucalgary.ca if you are interested in being a facilitator (particularly if you are a resident)!

- November 21, 2014: Preliminary results compiled and shared with UME. Will decide to hold off on piloting another session until next Intro to Clinical Practice in 2015, so that we can evaluate the program and enhance it. Results hopefully to be presented at a symposium soon.

- June 24, 2014: All sign-ups are completely full at this time. Remember to fill out your pre-program surveys under the "Surveys" tab! See you soon!

- June 2, 2014: Found more manikins! Therefore, I can accommodate a few more facilitators now. Feel free to sign up!

- May 21, 2014: Facilitator sign-ups full! All further sign-ups will be placed on wait list.

- May 17, 2014: Four UAlberta medical students pilot ITCB in Calgary. Fun and successful!

- May 16-18, 2014: Facilitator invitations sent out to resident groups.

- May 14, 2014: Learner sign-ups full! All further sign-ups will be placed on wait list.

- May 13, 2014: Official invitation sent to Narwhals (Class of 2016)

- May 11, 2014: Registration for Learners and Facilitators now open!