This elective is for students with an interest in learning more about how to diagnose and treat endocrine diseases. Students are to become familiar with the principles of clinical endocrinology in an outpatient setting. Teaching will be largely focused on clinical activities; seeing patients in the clinic setting at three locations. Students will also be encouraged to attend and participate in our weekly endocrine conference on Monday afternoons, from 4 – 6 pm, monthly multidisciplinary tumor board meetings (4th Wednesday of the month, 2-3 pm), and other weekly didactic sessions.
Maximum number of students: 1
Timeframe: 2 or 4 weeks
Prerequisite: Completion of the Internal Medicine Clerkship with a passing grade
Available Dates (2012/2013):
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