Elective Title: 84RT703 — RADIATION ONCOLOGY
The student will receive an overview of radiation oncology and an opportunity to evaluate patients with malignant diseases. The student will be required to review the basic principles of oncologic medicine. There will be an opportunity to learn from one-on-one interaction with staff and expand textbook information by clinical experience.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Heather LeBrun (email@example.com)
Director: Robert Haerr, M.D.
Campus: Terre Haute
Location: Union Hospital (Terre Haute)
Other Faculty: Scott Ackley, M.D.
- 1) Acquire knowledge regarding clinical oncology (PC1)
- 2) Realize the role of radiation oncology in cancer care (MK4)
- 3) Identify the wide spectrum of oncologic disease (MK3)
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Observation, Oral Presentation, and Discussion with faculty).
Prerequisites: MS3 & MS4
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40
Time Distribution: 90% Clinical; 5% Lecture; 5% Library
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH Must check with Clinical Coordinator, Heather LeBrun, for availability at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-237-2401.
Third Year Elective? Yes
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None