IU School of Medicine



The medical student will be exposed to a wide variety of outpatient and inpatient obstetrical and gynecologic patients. Obstetric and gynecologic histories and examinations are to be performed and mastered. The student will be exposed to obstetrical and gynecologic procedures with active participation where appropriate. The student is expected to devote a portion of his/her time in reading and review of obstetrical dating, routine prenatal care, antenatal surveillance, and the conduct and management of normal labor.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Kelli Hertz (drhertz@kdhmadison.org)

Director: Kelli Hertz, M.D.

Campus: Bloomington

Location: King's Daughter's Hospital & Health Services (Madison)

Learning Objectives

  • Have a basic understanding of an outpatient OB/Gyn practice and will have a wide exposure to both OB and Gyn patients (PC2)


  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Observation and oral presentation)

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status; OB/GYN clerkship must be completed

Availability with Max Students per Month:


Duty Hours: 30

Time Distribution: 100% Clinical

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Add/Drop Contact Person: Kelli Hertz (drhertz@kdhmadison.org)

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes

Skills Description: Yes; will have exposure to lactation consultants and social workers.  May also be exposed to diabetic counselors for gestational diabetes.

Service Learning Included: None