Elective Title: 93KI730 — PEDIATRIC THERAPEUTICS
This fourth year elective course will meet in February only. Classes will be held Monday through Friday. The course will have the following general format: 8:00 - 9:00 am: Pediatric Grand Rounds or Morning Report 9:15 - 11:45 am: Morning Teaching Sessions Noon- 1:00 pm: Noon Pediatric Conference 1:15 - 4:00 pm: Afternoon Educational Sessions Morning teaching sessions will include a variety of lectures and case discussions on selected pediatric topics. Topics and cases will be distributed at the beginning of the course. Afternoon sessions will include some lectures and cases, but will also include interactive sessions with parents, patients, simulated patient cases, as well as computer assisted educational program and library time. All students will complete (for certification) the American Academy of Pediatrics approved courses in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Advanced Pediatric Life Support (APLS)(This can be removed), and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP).
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Dr. Tara Harris (email@example.com)
Director: Tara Harris, M.D.
Location: Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health (Indianapolis)
Other Faculty: Mitch Harris, M.D. (co-director)
- 1) Recognize and expand their clinical skills and knowledge base of selected pediatric problems (PC2)
- 2) Develop advanced levels of competence in communication skills and basic clinical skills (ISC1)
- Professional Development Evaluation Form; (Daily attendance will be tracked. Students must document successful completion of PALS and NRP).
Prerequisites: 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 30
Time Distribution: 60% Lecture/Seminar; 40% Library
Elective Type Category: PD - Professional Development
Notes and Enrollment Information:
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None