Development of medical engagement training toolkits to support special operations military assistance programs in austere environments

Ben H. Boedeker, David Boedeker, Charmaine Tate

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Abstract

The Medical Seminar (MEDSEM) is a medical operation that shares culturally appropriate medical information with a defined indigenous population based upon a "train the trainer" concept. This work describes the development of a hand washing training toolkit designed to support a MEDSEM action in Afghanistan.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19
Subtitle of host publicationNextMed, MMVR 2012
PublisherIOS Press
Pages69-71
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781614990215
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012
Externally publishedYes
EventMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012 - Newport Beach, CA, United States
Duration: Feb 9 2012Feb 11 2012

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume173
ISSN (Print)0926-9630
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365

Conference

ConferenceMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012
CountryUnited States
CityNewport Beach, CA
Period2/9/122/11/12

Keywords

  • MEDCAP
  • MEDSEM

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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    Boedeker, B. H., Boedeker, D., & Tate, C. (2012). Development of medical engagement training toolkits to support special operations military assistance programs in austere environments. In Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012 (pp. 69-71). (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 173). IOS Press. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-022-2-69