IU School of Medicine

Elective Title: 93NR720 — ADULT CLINICAL NEUROLOGY

Description:

Each student will be primarily assigned to the inpatient consult service and to outpatient Neurology clinics.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Loretta VanEvery (Loretta.VanEvery @va.gov)

Director: Loretta VanEvery , M.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: Roudebush VA Medical Center (Indianapolis)

Other Faculty: Dr. Daly, Dr. Muckway, Dr. Williams, Dr. Whittington, Dr. Gilkey, Dr. Runke, Dr. Stahl

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Perform and interpret the neurologic exam to make a reasonably correct clinical diagnosis (PC2)
  • 2) Apply principles of laboratory and neuroimaging workup to aid in differentiation of diagnostic problems (PC3)
  • 3) Operate according to principles of treatment, management and rehabilitation of patients with neurologic diseases and deficits (MK4)

Assessment

  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Observation)

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status; Neurology clerkship must be completed

Availability with Max Students per Month:

JuneJulyAugSeptOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMay
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Duty Hours: 40

Time Distribution: 90% Clinical; 10% Lecture/Seminar

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Add/Drop Contact Person: Loretta VanEvery (Loretta.VanEvery @va.gov) If enrolling in this elective less than 60 days prior to the start date, please contact the course coordinator, Tami Hall(hall47@iupui.edu; 317-963-7424).

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: None