Pediatrics Elective Course Description

Course Name: Subinternship in Pediatrics
(Fulfills the 4th yr Medicine Sub I requirement for UMass students)
Course Number: PE-404
Elective Type:
Elective Director:


Timothy Gibson, M.D.

Contact: Maxine Schmeidler

Department: Pediatrics
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: 4th year lottery selection, E1 - M5
Number of Students / Month:

Completion of Pediatrics Clerkship
 * Offered to UMass Students Only

Elective Description: Training will be under the supervision of senior faculty and the chief resident. Daily ward rounds, case management and disposition will be emphasized. Write-ups and progress notes will be reviewed, and the student will discuss his/her patients with consultants when appropriate. The sub-intern will be expected to take call every fourth night under the close guidance of the senior resident. 

Note: Special Lottery Elective for students choosing Residency in Pediatrics.  * Offered to UMass Students Only

Location: UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655 
Website: Department of Pediatrics 
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