Skip to main content
Tulane Home Tulane Home

Inline CSS for Tulane News Articles

Learning the ropes

February 07, 2017 2:30 PM
        

 

Paula Burch-Celentano
pburch@tulane.edu
5042892107

 

 

Third-year Tulane medical student Mahi Trivellas, left, demonstrates how to tie a suture knot for Demarco Smith, a student at McKinley Senior High School in Baton Rouge. The lesson was one of several introduced to high school students during the annual Career M.D. Day at the Tulane Simulation Center on Tuesday morning (Feb. 7). In addition to suturing, students attend classes in CPR, laparoscopic skills, cardiac sounds and adult physicals.