ASM

Aerospace Medicine

  • ASM 6510 Aerospace Medicine Basics

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    An introduction to the basics of aerospace medical issues that prepares students for the aeromedical concerns and operational flight environment course.

  • ASM 7000 Aeromedical Aspects of Aerospace Accidents

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course provides an overview of aerospace accident investigation procedures, relevant regulations, and interdisciplinary management from an aeromedical perspective.

  • ASM 7071 Biostatistics

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Catalogue Description: Studies basic and advanced statistical methods with an emphasis on biomedical problems.

  • ASM 7072 Epidemiology

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    An introduction to epidemiological studies, descriptive and clinical epidemiology, experimental and observational investigations, prospective and retrospective studies, mortality and morbidity measurements, life tables, chronic and infectious diseases, with emphasis on preventive medicine and pub

  • ASM 7073 Health Services Administration

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course provides an overview of the US health care system including public and private institutions and agencies, federal and state regulations, and methods of financing. Topics of focused study include the major contemporary forces affecting the health care delivery system.

  • ASM 7210 Aeromedical Concerns & Operational Flight Environments

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course builds on the basics of aerospace medicine course (ASM 6510) to advance the understanding of the relevant aeromedical aspects related to the operational flight & space environments.

  • ASM 7370 Aerospace Toxicology

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Aerospace Toxicology is a required course as suggested by the American Board of Preventive Medicine in the specialty training area of Aerospace Medicine.

  • ASM 7471 Environmental Medicine

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Interaction of humans with occupational environments and environmental exposures of both man made and natural sources. Emphasis is focused on injuries, illnesses, risk assessment, as well as public health concerns and prevention in both occupational and environmental settings.

  • ASM 7472 Fundamentals of Social and Behavioral Science

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course takes a look at combined major public health issues dealing with lifestyle and behavioral health issues. It is structured mainly in a seminar and project style of instruction.

  • ASM 7571 Aerospace Skills for Healthcare Providers I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Aerospace Skills for Healthcare Providers I is intended to provide an integration of flightcrew (pilot) operational aeronautical knowledge/skills and pertinent aeromedical concepts as it pertains to the flight surgeon.

  • ASM 7572 Aerospace Skills for Healthcare Providers II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    This is the second in a series of three courses designed to bridge traditional didactic knowledge obtained in the classroom with the post-graduation operational aerospace environment.

  • ASM 7573 Aerospace Skills for Healthcare Providers III

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Aerospace Skills for Healthcare Providers III is the third in a series of three courses designed to bridge traditional didactic knowledge obtained in the classroom with the post-graduation operational aerospace environment.

  • ASM 7771 Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine I is the first in a series of three courses that provide a foundation of basic principles and concepts applicable to the multiple realms encountered in the field of aerospace medicine.

  • ASM 7772 Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine II is the second in a series of three courses that provide a foundation of basic principles and concepts applicable to the multiple realms encountered in the field of aerospace medicine.

  • ASM 7773 Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine III

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine III is the third in a series of three courses that provide a foundation of basic principles and concepts applicable to the multiple realms encountered in the field of aerospace medicine.

  • ASM 7777 Space Medicine

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course will provide graduate students with special opportunities to receive information specifically relevant to the practice of Space Medicine and its application in promoting current sub-orbital and orbital space flights, planned missions beyond Low Earth Orbit, and future commercial space

  • ASM 7871 Space Medicine I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Space Medicine I will introduce Aerospace physicians to the unique environment of medical operations involved in sub-orbital, orbital, and beyond earth orbit space flight operations.

  • ASM 7872 Space Medicine II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Space Medicine II will introduce Aerospace physicians to the unique environment of medical operations involved in sub-orbital, orbital, and beyond earth orbit space flight operations.

  • ASM 7873 Space Medicine III

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Space Medicine III will introduce Aerospace physicians to the unique environment of medical operations involved in sub-orbital, orbital, and beyond earth orbit space flight operations.

  • ASM 7971 Introduction to Aerospace Medical Research I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Introduction to Aerospace Medical Research I will introduce students to the history of aerospace medical research and the techniques by which contemporary scientific inquiry are performed.

  • ASM 7972 Introduction to Aerospace Medical Research II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Introduction to Aerospace Medical Research II will build upon the concepts studied in Aerospace Medical Research I and further explore the techniques by which contemporary scientific inquiry are performed.

  • ASM 7973 Aerospace Medical Research Project

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Independent research on a topic of aerospace medical relevance culminating with a formal presentation followed by a question and answer session. Additionally, final research reports and presentation material must be submitted electronically.

  • ASM 8500 Research Project

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Independent research on a topic of aerospace medical relevance culminating with a class presentation followed by a Q & A session. All final reports must be submitted electronically.

  • ASM 8990 Aerospace Medical Research

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Under supervision of an advisor, students choose research problems, prepare bibliographical searches, plan experimental protocol, and conduct experimentation. A full report, constituting a thesis, is written and defended before a graduate committee.