This rotation is not accepting international students
Course Description: The student will work closely with the Perinatal high risk faculty involved in the care of high-risk obstetrics patients. The student will work with some of the Perinatal faculty members in their Private high risk antenatal clinics. The student will round with the Perinatal faculty on all hospitalized high risk patients and will attend antenatal high risk teaching rounds, Monday through Friday. The course will have both labor and delivery activity and night call. The student will spend part of the time in Center for Fetal Evaluation for exposure to antepartum testing and prenatal diagnosis.
Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Prerequisites: UC Irvine students must have successfully completed their basic science curriculum and the Ob/Gyn Core Clerkship. Extramural students must be in the final year of undergraduate medical education.
Restrictions: Students that are pursuing an Ob/Gyn residency are accepted for the period September-February. All other students are considered for the period March - August. This rotation is not accepting international students
Elective Director: Carol A. Major M.D., UC Irvine Medical Center, Department of Ob/Gyn, 101 The City Drive South, Building 56, Suite 800, Orange, CA 92868 (714) 456-5616
Instructing Faculty: Manual Porto, M.D., Carol Major, M.D., Afshan Hameed, M.D., Deborah Wing, M.D., Julianne Toohey, M.D., Judith Chung, M.D., Tamera Hatfield, M.D.,
Course Website: None
Who to Report to on First Day: Glenda Arciniega
Location to Report on First Day: UC Irvine Medical Center,101 The City Drive, South, Building 56, Suite 800, Department of Ob/Gyn Medical Education Office, Orange
Time to Report on First Day: 8:30 am
Site Coordinator: Glenda Arciniega, UC Irvine Medical Center, Department of Ob/Gyn, 101 The City Drive South, Building 56, Suite 800, Orange, CA 92868 (714) 456-6707 firstname.lastname@example.org
Site: UC Irvine Medical Center
Periods Available: Throughout the year. Students that are pursuing an Ob/Gyn residency are accepted for the period September-February. All other students are considered for the period March - August.
Duration: 2 to 4 weeks
Number of Students: 2
Scheduling Coordinator: UC Irvine students please email email@example.com or call (714) 456-5176 to make a scheduling appointment. Please read the following information carefully. Any student enrolled at a U.S. LCME medical school will use VSAS to apply. To apply please refer to this website http://www.aamc.org/programs/vsas/
Course Objectives: At the end of this rotations, the student will be ...
Attitudes and Commitments:
Educational Activities: Round with High Risk Team, grand rounds, lectures and Gyn teaching rounds.
What Students Should do to Prepare for the Rotation: Focused reading in high risk obstetrics
Clinical Responsibilities of the Student: Round with High Risk Team Faculty Clinics in High Risk Obstetrics, ultrasound evaluation.
Patient Care Responsibilities: Evaluation and management with High Risk Team
Call Schedule of the Student: Voluntary
Procedures to be learned by the Student: Participate and assist in deliveries
Percentage of Time Student will Participate in Ambulatory Setting: 40%
Conference/Lecture/Small Group Sessions: There are no standardized instructional material for this course, however, the student will participate in grand rounds, lectures and Gyn teaching rounds.
Course Hours Weekly Summary: Not stated
Content Theme Integration:
Official Grading Policy: The student will be graded with Honors/Pass/Fail. The student's final grade will be submitted on the standard UC Irvine elective form. The student will be evaluated by attendings and residents in the areas of clinical performance, reliability, evidence of initiative, general fund of knowledge, and ability to relate to patients, staff and colleagues. If the student fails the elective a grade of "F" will be permanently recorded on his/her transcript. The student can repeat the course for a second grade, however, the "F" will not be removed from the transcript.