Elective Title: 02NR711 — CLINICAL NEUROLOGY
The student will be exposed to a broad range of neurological and neurosurgical pathologies in the community setting. Specifically, the student will be exposed to outpatient neurologic and neurosurgical patients, inpatient neurologic consultations, and EEG, EMG and other neurological testing. There will be exposure to tele-medicine with the Stroke Care Now Network and clinical research.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Sharon Roberts (email@example.com)
Director: Fen-Lei Chang, M.D., Ph.D.
Campus: Fort Wayne
Location: Fort Wayne Neurology, PPG Neurology (Fort Wayne)
Other Faculty: Fort Wayne Neurology, PPG Neurology
- 1) Demonstrate proficiency in neurological history taking and examination of adult and pediatric patients (PC1)
- 2) Determine the basis of diagnosis and management of neurological disorders in both inpatient and outpatient settings (PC2)
- 3) Apply knowledge from current literature searches to the patients' disease pathophysiology and management options (MK5)
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form (Faculty will also review the final oral and written case presentation using a Rubric for H&P; Neurological Exam Check list)
Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status, completed Neurology Clerkship
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40
Time Distribution: 90% Clinical, 10% Library /Research
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
Add/Drop Contact Person: Sharon Roberts (firstname.lastname@example.org) THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH All Fort Wayne electives must go thru the Fort Wayne campus coordinators. For Family Medicine electives contact the Fort Wayne Medical Education Program at 260-422-6573. All others contact Sharon Roberts (email@example.com or 260-481-0224. or Gina Bailey (firstname.lastname@example.org or 260-481-6731.. Enrollment needs director's approval Housing may be provided
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes
Skills Description: Student will have opportunities to work with nurse practioners, pharmacists, and social workers.
Service Learning Included: None