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OB/GYN Elective Course Description

Course Name: Flexible Elective in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Course Number: OB-432
Elective Type: B1
Coordinator(s): Faculty Sponsor varies per block
Contact: Madeline Johns
Department: OB/GYN
Sites Available: UMMHC-Memorial Campus
Months Offered: E1 - M10
Number of Students / Month: 1
Prerequisites: Completion of 3rd year OB/GYN clerkship; UMass Students Only

Elective Description:  This experience is meant to allow students interested in OB GYN to divide their 4 weeks among different inpatient and ouptatient areas of OB GYN. Examples include: night float OB, OBGYN ambulatory medicine at Community Women's Care-our residents' outpatient clinic, OB and gyn ultrasound, genetic counseling, Gyn surgery and surgical subspecialities. Students will meet with the elective director and coordinator at the start of their rotation to determine a schedule to best meet the needs of the student. Please note that certain opportunities may not be available in a given block due to faculty, resident and UMass Chan student schedule constraints.

Location: UMMHC-Memorial Campus, 119 Belmont Street, Worcester, MA  01605