Pediatrics * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Pediatric Endocrinology/Diabetes
Course Number: PE-409
Elective Type: B1 
Coordinator(s):

Contact: Maxine Schmeidler Maxine.Schmeidler@umassmed.edu
508-856-3102

Department: Pediatrics
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: May through April
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites: Completion of Pediatrics Clerkship 
Elective Description: 1) To familiarize students with the evaluation of normal and abnormal growth in childhood. 2) To acquaint students with the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of common problems in pediatric endocrinology. 3) To acquaint students with the multi-disciplinary approach to a chronic disease, e.g. diabetes mellitus. Elective predominantly in outpatient department.
 
Note: N/A
Location: UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655  www.mapquest.com
Website: Department of Pediatrics  http://www.umassmed.edu/pediatrics/