IU School of Medicine

Elective Title: 93EN710 — CLINICAL ELECTIVE IN OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND HEAD & NECK SURGERY

Description:

Students are assigned on an individual basis to multiple residents and faculty. They are able to accompany teachers to clinics, surgery, departmental didactic and patient conferences. A mentorship based rapport between students and the department furthers understanding in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Call is not required.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Jane Adamson (jaadamso@iupui.edu)

Director: Charles Yates, M.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: IU Health University Hospital, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, Methodist Hospital, Eskenazi Health Services, Roudebush VA Medical Center (Indianapolis)

Other Faculty: Dr. B. Anthony, Dr. S Burgin, Dr. D. Chan, Dr. M. Couch, Dr. J Dahl, , Dr. C. Galer, Dr. R. Nelson, Dr. B. Matt, Dr. A. Mantravadi, Dr. R. Miyamoto, Dr. C. Schmalbach, Dr. T. Shipchandler, Dr. J. Ting, Dr. J. Ulm, Dr. A. Yekinni

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Observe and participate in surgical procedures (PC5)
  • 2) Clinic management of adults and children with problems within the scope of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (MK4)

Assessment

  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Participation; Didactic Test; Presentation)

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status

Availability with Max Students per Month:

JuneJulyAugSeptOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMay
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Duty Hours: 50

Time Distribution: 50% Clinical; 50% Surgical

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Add/Drop Contact Person: Jane Adamson (jaadamso@iupui.edu)

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes

Skills Description: Students on the rotation will have the chance to work on collaborative health teams. The head and neck cancer tumor conference regularly includes dentistry and nursing. Working with the cochlear implant and neurology teams will interface with audiology

Service Learning Included: None