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Electives - Pediatrics
ACE - A. I. in Ambulatory Pediatrics
Elective Number: (Oasis E62i) 2409
Rotation Supervisor: Shakun Gupta, MD
Duration: 4 weeks
Available: All Rotations
Report to: Clinic Attending
Time to Report: 8:00 am
Place to Report: Battle Building, 6th Floor, C-Clinic - General Pediatrics
Typical day: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Attendance: A student may not take time off during an ACE.
Attendance at elective activities is mandatory.
Number of students per rotation: 1
Course Description: The intent of this elective is to provide 4th year students with a broad exposure to ambulatory pediatric problems. The students will function as interns. They will evaluate and manage patients as independently as possible under the supervision of faculty attendings and will work closely with pediatric residents. A sound background in well child care, developmental and behavioral pediatrics, and adolescent care as well as experience in managing acute and chronic ambulatory problems will be emphasized. The AI will prepare patient handout and will give presentation to interns in the clinic. The AI may participate in evening and weekend clinic hours.