Medicine * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Medicine Subinternship Elective
Course Number: ME- 410
Elective Type:
Coordinator(s):

Majid Yazdani, MD
Contact: Sara Jacques, Administrative Coordinator
sara.jacques@umassmed.edu

Department: Medicine
Sites Available: University Campus, Memorial Campus, Memorial Hospitalist, Milford Regional Hospital, Marlborough Hospital, St. Vincent Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, and Berkshire Medical Center
Months Offered: May through April
Number of Students / Month: Varies at each site
Prerequisites:

'Satisfactory' completion of the 3rd Year Medicine Clerkship

Offered to UMass and 'Visiting' Medical Students.
*See additional Notes below

Elective Description: To improve one's diagnostic, therapeutic, and patient relationship skills and at the same time build one's confidence in his/her ability to function as a physician in a ward medicine setting. UMass Students can do this in addition to ... but not in place of their 'Required Sub/Medicine' Clerkship{ME-301}.

Note: Offered to UMass and 'Visiting' Medical Students.
                Umass Students: 'Satisfactory' completion of the 3rd Year Medicine Clerkship and Students
                should not schedule this course in the same time period you are planning on doing ACLS,
                UMSLE Board Exam, or Residency Interviews.
                Visiting Students: To enroll in this couse, you must show documentation of the completion of
                the Medicine Clerkship at your home institution. *Check for availability

Locations: University Campus, Memorial Campus, Memorial Hospitalist, Milford Regional Hospital, Marlborough Hospital, St. Vincent Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, and Berkshire Medical Center
Website: Medicine Department http://www.umassmed.edu/medicine/