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|Course Name:||Pediatric Pulmonology|
||Contact: Maxine Schmeidler Maxine.Schmeidler@umassmed.edu
|Sites Available:||UMMHC-University Campus|
|Months Offered:||E1 - M10|
|Number of Students / Month:||1|
|Prerequisites:||Completion of Pediatrics Clerkship|
Elective Description: The student will participate in the care of patients with a wide variety of pediatric pulmonary disorders including cystic fibrosis, asthma, chronic lung disease of prematurity, immuno-compromised lung disease, and pediatric sleep medicine. The rotation will include both inpatient and outpatient experiences along with exposure to bronchoscopy. It will provide the student a basic understanding of pulmonary function testing. The student is expected to gain a pathophysiologic understanding of the disease process as well as its social implications.
|Location: UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655 www.mapquest.com|
|Website: Department of Pediatrics http://www.umassmed.edu/pediatrics/|