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Third Year Graphic Summary

NICU Clinical
2-3 months

Same as second year except one month will be as Acting Attending with full responsibility of care and management. Neonatology Attendings serve as back-up. Writes daily attending notes.

Elective (2-4 wks)

At Boston Children's or Mass General Hospital.

Research/ Administration/ Developmental Follow-up

8-9 months 

Completes research project and data collection, analyzes data, completes abstract and prepares publication. Makes research presentation and attends research and multidisciplinary meetings and journal club. Present at regional or national meetings. Attend lectures on lab techniques. Administratively, attends business seminar, prepares handouts, schedule lecture and speakers, and participates in outreach program. Helps prepare outreach/regional data and analyzes neonatal issues and outcome.

Vacation: 1 month