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Visiting Students, Residents and Fellows Medicine/Pediatrics Inpatient Sub-Internship
Visiting Students, Residents and Fellows Medicine/Pediatrics Inpatient Sub-Internship

Educational Objectives: At the completion of the rotation, the student should:

  • Provide patient care that is compassionate and effective.
  • Improve clinical knowledge of inpatient and outpatient Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.
  • Improve investigative and appraisal skills of scientific evidence for patient care through self-evaluation and life-long learning.
  • Improve interpersonal and communication skills among patients, families, and health care professionals.
  • Become more aware of the larger health care system in order to effectively utilize resources for patient management.
  • Improve competence with common ambulatory and hospital-based procedures.
Responsible Faculty: Emily Haury, M.D. (haurye@umkc.edu)

Contact Person: April Gerry, BS (algerry@cmh.edu), (816) 346-1367

Elective Duration: One month

Prerequisites: CompCompletion of core Internal Medicine and Pediatric clerkships with a minimum grade of High Pass and a minimum of 4 weeks previous inpatient Pediatric experience.

Description: Students will split the elective time evenly between inpatient Internal Medicine (IM) and Pediatric Cardiology.

Calls: Yes

Criteria for Passing: Average evaluation of satisfactory or above among residents and faculty. Full participation in the elective with a maximum 7 days off during the month.

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