Adolescent Medicine (Tulane Hospital for Children)
Check with Student Coordinator for availability.
(Course Code: MDPD ADL TMC)
Join the Adolescent Medicine faculty in the care of teens and young adults. Adolescents are the most fun of all patients, and adolescent care spans all disciplines. Teens are approachable, friendly, and have manageable problems. Learn how to be an important facilitator of youth development. Varied sites, populations of teens, and styles of care are experienced in this four week rotation. Emphasis is placed on the broad range of medical concerns that may require a special approach with teens, as well as those psychosocial issues that influence the health of adolescents. A menu of learning experiences expands your horizons and expertise. A syllabus of reading materials is provided. Adolescent Medicine Journal club and community activities are scheduled for some evenings or Saturdays that are mandatory. No night call. No final exam. Transportation is strongly suggested.
Quota: 1 student per block (Blocks 03-10)
Duration: 4 weeks
Open only to domestic students.
1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5263 firstname.lastname@example.org