Psychiatry * Elective Course Description

Course Name:Subinternship Inpatient Psychiatry
Course Number:PS-405
Elective Type:A
Coordinator(s):Contact Medical Education Office @ 413-447-2715
Stephanie Wade swade@bhs1.org
Department:Psychiatry
Sites Available:Berkshire Medical Center
Months Offered:May, July through April
Number of Students / Month:Varies 
Prerequisites:Completion of 3rd year Psychiatry clerkship 
Elective Description: To provide student with increased understanding of inpatient psychiatry in a short term unit of a community hospital. Students will gain further knowledge and skills in the use of psycho tropic drugs, different psychosocial treatments and ECT. 
Note: NA
Location: Berkshire Medical Center, 725 North Street, Pittsfield, MA  01201    www.mapquest.com
Website: http://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry/