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Virchel Wood, MD
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
5/2007 Distraction lengthening in the hand & upper extremity; amputations; compartment syndrome; the management of snake bites
Hand Surgery Conference (Residents & Fellows)(1 hour)
5/2007 Peripheral nerve injuries
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
4/2007 Deformities; Thumb, Wrist & Forearm; Congenital Contractures
Hand Surgery Conference (Residents & Fellows)(1 hour)
4/2007 Fractures & dislocations of the hand & carpus in children
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
3/2007 Cerebral palsy; Upper extremity dysfunction after stroke or brain injury; Tetraplegia
Hand Surgery Conference (Residents & Fellows)(1 hour)
3/2007 Congenital disorders; Embryology; Deformities of the hand & fingers
Hand Surgery Conference (Residents & Fellows)(1 hour)
2/2007 Congenital anomalies of lower extremity; congenital anomalies of trunk & upper extremity
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
1/2007 Compression neuropathies; thoracic outlet compression syndrome
Hand Surgery Conference (Residents/Fellows)(1 hour)
11/2006 Acromioclavicular joint injuries
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
11/2006 The Limb-Deficient Child
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
10/2006 The Upper Limb
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
9/2006 Fractures of the shafts of the radius and ulna
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
8/2006 Fractures and Dislocations in the Hand
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
8/2006 Syndromes of Orthopaedic Importance
CORE Resident Teaching Conference (1 hour)
7/2005 - 6/2006 CORE Teaching Conferences
Teaching Conference for Orthopaedic Surgery Residents 1 hour each conference (6 hours total for this academic year)
7/2005 - 6/2006 Hand Surgery Teaching Conference
Teaching Conference for orthopaedic surgery residents, Hand Surgery Fellows, plastic surgery residents and local hand surgeons. 1 hour each conference (6-7 total hours for this academic year)
7/2004 - 6/2005 CORE Teaching Conferences
1 hour each conference given (6 hours total for this academic year)
7/2004 - 6/2005 Grand Rounds (Orthopaedic)
Teaching Conference 1 hour total for this academic year
Interactive Teaching
 
7/2006 - 6/2007 Journal Club-Hand Surgery Conference
Small group teaching/mentoring, 1 hour/every other month to residents, Fellows etc. 2-6 learners each time.
7/2006 - 6/2007 Mortality/Morbidity-Hand Surgery
Problem-based learning with residents and Fellows 1 hour/every other month. 2-4 learners
7/2006 - 6/2007 Preop Hand Case Review
Weekly conference with students/residents on the Hand Surgery Service to discuss pending O.R. cases for the week in a problem-based learning format. (1 hour/week)--2-3 Learners
7/2006 - 6/2007 Teaching "students" in clinic
Approximately 8 hours/week in this activity. ("students" = medical students, orthopaedic surgery residents and Hand Fellows. Usually 1-2 "students" in clinic each time)
7/2006 - 6/2007 Teaching "students" in the O.R.
Approximately 8 hours/week teaching in this activity. ("students" = medical students, orthopaedic surgery residents, Hand Fellows. Usually 1-2 "students" in the O.R. each time)
7/2005 - 6/2006 Pre-Op Hand Case Review Conf
Pre-Op Hand Surgery Case Review Conference, occurs on a weekly basis, 1 hour each session. 4-5 physicians in each session (49-50 hours for this academic year)
7/2005 - 6/2006 Small group teaching/problem-based learning
This occurs during my clinical and operative time where I am teaching at least one orthopaedic surgery resident & a Hand Surgery Fellow; sometimes medical students are involved Clinics occur 2 half days per week O.R. time occurs 2 half days per week
7/2004 - 6/2005 Group Teaching/Px-Based Lrng.
During my clinical and operative time, I am always teaching at least one orthopaedic surgery resident and a hand fellow; sometimes medical students are involved as well Clinics = 2, 1/2 days per week O.R. = 2 1/2 days per week
7/2004 - 6/2005 Pre-Op Hand Surgery Conf.
(weekly; Mondays) 1 hr each conf. Audience: 4-5 physicians (residents, hand fellows & med. students) 49 hours for this academic year
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
7/2005 - 6/2006 Consulting Chief, Hand Surgery Service
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
7/2005 - 6/2006 Vice-Chair
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
7/2004 - 6/2005 Administrative Teaching Roles
Consulting Chief, Hand Surgery Service Vice-Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery