OB/GYN * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Flexible Elective in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Course Number: OB-432
Elective Type: B1
Coordinator(s): Dawn Tasillo, M.D.
Contact: Ty Fraga  Dawn.Fraga@umassmemorial.org 
Department: OB/GYN
Sites Available: UMMHC-Memorial Campus
Months Offered: May, July through April
Number of Students / Month: No maximum. Depends on student choice of activity 
Prerequisites: Completion of 3rd year OB/GYN clerkship 

Elective Description:  This experience is meant to allow students interested in OB GYN to divide their 4 weeks among different inpatient and ouptatient areas of OB GYN. Examples include: night float OB, OBGYN ambulatory medicine at Community Women's Care-our residents' outpatient clinic, OB and gyn ultrasound, genetic counseling, Gyn surgery and surgical subspecialities. Students will meet with the elective director and coordinator at the start of their rotation to determine a schedule to best meet the needs of the student. Please note that certain opportunities may not be available in a given block due to faculty, resident and UMMS student schedule constraints.

 

Note: Student may contact Ty [Dawn] Fraga, the Ob/Gyn Education Coordinator, at Dawn.Fraga@umassmemorial.org or (508)334-8459 for more details or to arrange this elective.

Location: UMMHC-Memorial Campus, 119 Belmont Street, Worcester, MA  01605   www.mapquest.com
Website: http://www.umassmed.edu/obgyn/