Category: Medicine & Health Care

Soft Casting

Today, the HEAL students learned how to soft cast! Dr. Chang taught them the proper way to wrap a short cast, and then […]

VIDEO | How to Save a Life

Today, Dr. Chang and the TA’s taught the HEAL students how to save a life! They went over CPR, chest compressions, and how […]

Medical Lecture Series: Dr. Cindy Chang

Today, the HEAL students heard from Dr. Cindy Chang! Besides currently being a professor at UCSF, she has worked as UC Berkeley’s head […]

Challenge Course

  Today, the HEAL students went to the Fort Miley Adventure Challenge Course! They participated in many team building challenges, and did other […]

VIDEO | Clinical Diagnostics

Today, HEAL students had their first Clinical Diagnostics session! In this activity, the TA’s pose as patients, and the students pose as their […]

Opening Ceremony

This evening, the HEAL students had their Opening Ceremony! They met their TA groups for the first time, and got a warm welcome […]

Departure Day

And thats a wrap on session three! Today was HEAL’s last day on site, full of goodbyes and hugs! Click on the photos […]

VIDEO | Suturing with Dr. Chang

Today, Dr. Chang taught the HEAL students how to suture! They learned the proper way to handle tools and how to do two […]


Today, the HEAL students dissected sheep hearts and cow eyes! They cut into the organs and learned to identify all the main structures; […]

Clinical Diagnostics

HEAL students completed their Clinical Diagnostics simulation today! In this activity, the all the TA’s act out different illnesses, and the students must […]