Elective Title: 20NR701 — CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES IN THE COMMUNITY SETTING
The student will be exposed to a broad range of neurologic and neurosurgical pathologies in the community setting. Specifically, the student will be exposed to: outpatient neurologic; inpatient neurorehab consultation; and EEG, EMG, and other neurologic testing. There will be exposure to a regional Muscular Dystrophy Clinic and clinical research.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Thomas Vidic (email@example.com)
Director: Thomas Vidic, M.D.
Campus: South Bend
Location: Elkhart General Hospital/Elkhart Clinic (Elkhart)
- 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; (Clinical Observation by course director).
Prerequisites: 4th year status; Neurology clerkship must be completed
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40
Time Distribution: 90% Clinical; 10% Lecture/Seminar
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH All South Bend electives must go thru the South Bend campus coordinator. Contact Stacey Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org or 574-631-1870)
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes
Skills Description: There will be exposure to the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team with options to spend time in these diciplines.
Service Learning Included: Yes
Detaials for Service Learning: