Colon and Rectal Surgery- UICMC

 

  

  PREREQUISITES AND PLACEMENT IN THE CURRICULUM: Students must have completed the M3 Core Clerkship in pediatrics.

 

  PURPOSE: The program utilizes the interdisciplinary approach to clinical problem solving. The focus is on the patient with a craniofacial anomaly whose needs are refractory to solution by the uni-disciplinary approach. The student will work under the tutelage of the staff pediatrician, and have opportunities for interaction with specialists in craniofacial surgery, plastic surgery, orthodontics, behavioral science, computer science, dentistry, genetics, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, pediatrics, and speech and

hearing  pathology.

 

 COMPETENCIES:

 

  INSTRUCTIONAL FEATURES: The student will assist in the work-up of the patient, evaluation and summarization of the data base. Clinical experience will be augmented with seminar sessions covering dysmorphology, epidemiology, speech and hearing problems, genetics, and counseling.

 

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  ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

 

  Program Number ELEC 649

  Location UICMC         

  Program Director D. Reisberg, D.D.S                                    

  Telephone         312/996-6933 

                          dreisber@uic.edu

 

  REQUIREMENTS HOURLY BREAKDOWN PER WEEK

  Duration 4 Weeks                               

  Lectures/Conferences/Faculty contact 2

  Night Call No                                      

  Laboratory Opt.

  Weekends  No                                     

  Outpatient 26

  Students accepted Min. 0 Max 2                     

  Inpatient 2

  Housestaff used as Faculty? No         

  Total hours/week 28

 

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