Psychiatry * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Consult Liaison (Subinternship)
Course Number: PS-401
Elective Type:
Coordinator(s):

Liza Donlin, MD
Contact Medical Education Office @ 413-447-2715
Stephanie Wade swade@bhs1.org

Department: Psychiatry
Sites Available: Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA
Months Offered: May, July through April 
Number of Students / Month: 2
Prerequisites: Completion of 3rd year Psychiatry clerkship 

Elective Description: To provide students with the clinical experience needed to diagnose and treat psychiatric disorders in patients with medical/surgical illness.  A strong effort is made to integrate medicine and psychiatry in order to provide comprehensive patient care.  Students will develop solid skills in interviewing, diagnostice\ assessment and various treatment approaches. 

Note:
Location: Berkshire Medical Center, 725 North Street, Pittsfield, MA  01201      www.mapquest.com
Website: http://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry/