Learning Medical Terms—My Top 3 Tips
- Medical Prefixes and Suffixes—Tackle these first.
- Word Roots—Get familiar with the basis of words, such as "audi" (hearing), "cardi" (heart), or "derm" (skin)
- Acronyms—HAPE, TSH, SIDS—These take practice.
Stop in virtually for a one-day "Medical and Clinical Terminology" workshop for people just starting out their biology-based careers.
Andrea Varias, a clinical researcher at the Stanford University Rodriguez Translational Therapeutics Lab, will be demystifying the language of research, medicine, and biopharma in this UCSC Silicon Valley Extension professional development course. It's a great refresher as well.
Saturday, July 11 at 9:00am to 2:00pm