Pediatrics * Elective Course Description

Course Name:Pediatric Pulmonology
Course Number:PE-414
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: The student will participate in the care of patients with a wide variety of pediatric pulmonary disorders including cystic fibrosis, asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, immuno-compromised lung disease, and pediatric sleep medicine.  The student is expected to gain a pathophysiologic understanding of the disease process as well as its social implications.
 
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/