On Tuesday, October 28, OHCAP students participated in the MESA “Once Bitten” Dissection Lab. This dissection lab took students through an exploration of our mouths during mastication and problems that can arise involving our teeth. Dissection of a mink included
On Monday, October 27, students participated in the MESA “Just Breathe” Dissection Lab. This lab was an exploration of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. This lesson expanded what students learned last month about how oral health effects systemic health. 15
Suturing 101 was instructed by Katie Crichfield, 3rd year KCUMB medical student. ACES students learned the basics of knot tying and how to suture on bananas. Katie taught several suturing techniques that included running and interrupted sutures. Thank you, Katie!
New and returning ACES students attended the Jumpstart held at the SEMO AHEC Office in Poplar Bluff on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Topics and hands-on activities included: ACES Orientation and Overview, Introduction to HIPAA, Job Shadowing Etiquette, Health Literacy, Cultural Competency,
New ACES students attended the ACES Jumpstart held during Health Occupations I at the Sikeston Career and Technology Center on Thursday, October 16 and Friday, October 17. Topics included: ACES Orientation and Overview, Introduction to HIPAA, Health Literacy, Cultural Competency,