Pediatrics * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Subinternship in Pediatrics
(Fulfills the 4th yr Medicine Sub I requirement for UMass students)
Course Number: PE-404
Elective Type:

Elective Director:

Coordinator(s):

Timothy Gibson, M.D.

Contact: Maxine Schmeidler Maxine.Schmeidler@umassmed.edu
508-856-3102

Department: Pediatrics
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: 4th year lottery selection, May(E1) through Nov(M5)
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites:

Completion of Pediatrics Clerkship
 * Offered to UMass Students Only

Elective Description: Training will be under the supervision of senior faculty and the chief resident. Daily ward rounds, case management and disposition will be emphasized. Write-ups and progress notes will be reviewed, and the student will discuss his/her patients with consultants when appropriate. The sub-intern will be expected to take call every fourth night under the close guidance of the senior resident. 

Note: Special Lottery Elective for students choosing Residency in Pediatrics.  * Offered to UMass Students Only
 

Location: UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655   www.mapquest.com
Website: Department of Pediatrics  http://www.umassmed.edu/pediatrics/