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Pediatrics Elective Course Description

Course Name: Pediatric Infectious Disease
Course Number: PE-411
Elective Type: B1 
Coordinator(s):

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

Department: Pediatrics
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: E1 - M10
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites: Completion of Pediatrics Clerkship 

Elective Description: The Pediatric ID student will work on a team with an attending and likely another student and/or pediatric resident. He/she will perform consultations and manage inpatient ID patients; perform outpatient consults and follow up visits; participate in travel clinic. He/she will attend all pediatric conferences in addition to weekly adult ID and pediatric ID division meetings.  At division meetings, the student will present patient updates and 2-3 topic/literature reviews.

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