April 9, 2019
Cy Cass, from the Laramie Fire Department, demonstrates a procedure to University of Wyoming WWAMI Medical Education Program students. Observing, from left to right, are Ivinson Memorial Hospital Dr. Dave Kasarda and UW students Marcus Couldridge, from Casper; Allana Hall, from Rock River; Jesse Hinshaw, from Kemmerer; Aleksandra Zarzycka, from Cheyenne; and Trey Thompson, from Cheyenne. (UW Photo)
Learning clinical skills is a vital part of the University of Wyoming students’ medical education.
While exemplary faculty instructors in UW’s WWAMI Medical Education Program teach these skills as part of the students’ classroom instruction, the opportunity to provide additional training beyond the classroom is a clear benefit for a medical student’s learning experience.
WWAMI is the Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana