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PEDS 312A. Pediatric Infectious Diseases Clerkship (LPCH)

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Department
Pediatrics
Courses      Clerkships


Description
Students gain clinical experience working with patients with infectious diseases, including newborns, children, adolescents, and pediatric patients with underlying malignancies, immunological deficiencies, organ transplants, chronic illness and orthopedic problems. Clinical rounds are held daily and outpatient clinic is held once a week. General principles applicable to the management of infections in all age groups are emphasized, as well as basic ID-specific laboratory results such as cultures, antibiotics, susceptibility data and diagnostic studies. In addition, students participate in a variety of weekly didactic sessions, clinical conferences and laboratory rounds. Students also should attend the Pediatric Residency Program’s Morning Report, Noon didactics and Grand Rounds as the schedule allows.

Prerequisites
Pediatrics 300A and Medicine 300A.

Periods Available
1-12, full-time for four weeks. 1 student per period.

Reporting Instructions:
Where: Stanford University Hospital, Peds ID Division Offices, Room G312; Time: 8:30 am. Call Valerie E. Berland at 650-723-5682 or email at vberland@stanford.edu prior to start date.

Units 6       Drop Code T       Call Code 0 (no call or rounding on weekends).

Director:
Hayley Gans, M.D. (650-723-5682).

Other Faculty
R. Mathew, H. Schwenk, N. Srinivas, M. Amieva, S. Chen, D. LaBeaud, E. Egan, D. Contopoulos-Ioannidis, D. Vu, S. Nadimpalli.

Coordinator
Valerie E. Berland (650-723-5682), SUH Room G312.


 

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