MMG 1126Y Clinical Issues in Pregnancy and Child Development

Coordinator: Andrea Staines, Nicole Martin, Nicholas Watkins

This course is designed to provide the knowledge base for understanding normal development in pregnancy and childhood.  Students will learn about: the stages of pregnancy and fetal development and some common prenatal/reproductive complications; normal childhood development and methods of developmental assessment; the classification of developmental/intellectual disability and special services which are available; common abnormalities which affect the various anatomic systems.   (Time: 1 session, 2 hours per week).