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Diagnostic Neuroradiology

Elective Number: (Oasis E74y) 2912

Rotation Supervisor: Dr. David Ornan

Coordinator: Sandy Kerns (sk9ef@virginia.edu); 924-9484

Rotation Duration: Min 2 weeks/Max 4 weeks

Rotation Location: UVA Medical Center, Main Hospital, Room 1577

Available: Rotations 3, 4a, 6-12, 13a & 14

Time to Report: 8:00 am

Place to Report: Residency/Student Elective Office - Room 1832

Typical day: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Attendance: Attendance at elective activities is mandatory.

Dress Code: Professional

Number of students per rotation: 2

Course Requirements:
Lecture Attendance: Students will attend any scheduled lectures given by Neuroradiology attendings/fellows and are encouraged to attend any of the weekly interdisciplinary conferences that may be of interest (e.g. tumor boards, epilepsy, pediatric neurology).
Additional Requirements:  Students will prepare a 10-15 minute PowerPoint presentation on an interesting case they encountered during the elective. Emphasize patient presentation, relevant anatomy, imaging findings, pathophysiology, and management. Students will present cases to Dr. Ornan, or one of the fellows/resident, as caseload allows. Email your presentations to Dr. Ornan and cc to Sandy Kerns (sk9ef@virginia.edu). Case presentations will be saved in the department’s I-Drive. Have fun creating your presentation; learn and enjoy the case, whatever you feel relevant that will enhance the learning experience is welcome!

Course Description:
Students will participate in daily read-out sessions with residents and fellows.

Specific Learning Objectives:

Suggested Readings/Resources:
Neuroradiology: The Requisites. Yousem and Grossman

UVa online interactive tutorial http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/



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