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Surgery Elective Course Description

Course Name: Becoming an Iron Intern- Preparing for Surgical Internship and Residency
Course Number: SU-495T
Elective Type: C
Coordinator(s): Mitchell Cahan, M.D.

Contact: Marilyn Lavergne
Department: Surgery
Sites Available: UMMHC- University Campus
Months Offered: T9B
Number of Students / Month: 25
Prerequisites: 4th year medical student who has applied or been matched to a surgical specialty; UMass students only
Enrollment: Approval required from course coordinator; email with approval to get it on your schedule
Repeat course for credit:  No
Elective Description:  To prepare fourth-year medical students entering surgical residency programs for the roles and responsibilities associated with being a surgical intern.