Educational objectives: Develop skills in taking history and physical exam in patients with endocrine disorders. Establish differential diagnoses, work-up and treatment plan for common endocrine disorders appropriate for student's level of training.
Responsible faculty: Figen Ugrasbul-Eskinar, MD
Administrative assistant: Dorothy Hans (email@example.com), (816) 960-8995
Contact person: April Gerry, BS (firstname.lastname@example.org), (816) 234-1367
Elective duration: Four weeks/One month
Format: Three weeks in outpatient pediatric endocrinology clinic. One week on inpatient service.
Variable: Basic endocrinology research is also available.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of core pediatric clerkship.
Description: Clinical rotation in Pediatric Endocrinology Outpatient Clinic along with exposure to inpatient and consultative services.
Criteria for passing: Demonstrate proficiency in educational objectives above. Regular attendance in clinic or ward.
Criteria for honors: Demonstrate superior abilities in educational objectives above.