Surgery * Elective Course Description

Course Name: General Surgery Subinternship - ELECTIVE NO LONGER OFFERED 
Course Number: SU-401
Elective Type: A
Coordinator(s): Richard Basile M.D. 
(contact Medical Education Office , 413-447-2715)
Department: Surgery
Sites Available: Berkshire Medical Center
Months Offered: July - May 
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites: Completion of Medicine and Surgery clerkships 
Elective Description: The elective is a continuum of the third year clerkship with increased responsibility in preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative surgical care. The student participates in all on-going housestaff activities including admission work-ups, night call, emergency and operating experience. The experience will be that of a "subintern". 
Note: ELECTIVE NO LONGER OFFERED - 10/22/09
Location: Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA
Website: http://www.umassmed.edu/surgery/