Elective Title: 93UR760 — COMMUNITY UROLOGY ELECTIVE
This elective exposes students to general urology practice, with the types of surgical cases, clinic referrals and hospital consultations encountered at a community hospital. Students will be exposed to a mix of clinic-based patient evaluation along with operative procedures. Students will have one-on-one interaction with the faculty with no resident present.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Dr. Powell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Director: Matthew Mellon, M.D.
Location: IU Health North Hospital, Urology Department (Carmel)
- 1) Discuss techniques and indications for general urology operative cases (PC3)
- 2) Perform basic operative surgical techniques, under supervision (PC5)
- 3) Demonstrate expertise in urology-specific history taking and physical examination (PC1)
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Direct observation and interaction by faculty in clinic and OR, surgical skills assessment in operating room by faculty).
Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 30
Time Distribution: 100% Clinical
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
Third Year Elective? Yes
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None