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Electives - Plastic Surgery
ACE - A. I. in Clinical Plastic Surgery
Elective Number: 2601
Rotation Supervisors: Dr. Jonathon Black
Duration: 4 weeks (2-wk non-ACE option available upon request)
Available: Rotations 1-8; others by arrangement
Report to: Dr Gampper or Dr. Black
Time to Report: 8:15 am
Place to Report: Plastic Surgery Clinic
Typical day: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Attendance: A student may not take time off during an ACE.
Attendance at elective activities is mandatory.
Suggested preparatory reading: Introductory Section of Basic Plastic Surgery text
Number of students per rotation: 2
Course Description: A clinical externship for students interested in exposure to all aspects of Plastic Surgery. The goal of the course is to familiarize the student with the basic foundations of Plastic Surgery. Objectives are dependent upon the level of training, but include principles of wound care, burn management and acquisition of wound closure techniques. Aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, including laser surgery will be emphasized as they work with Drs. Morgan, Campbell, Gampper and the resident team. Students will be required to prepare a presentation on a topic of interest or a case report. There are weekend rounds and night call. Visiting students should submit a CV with their application.