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Pediatric Endocrinology

Director: Holley Allen, MD
Location: Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA

Goals

This rotation develops skills in the assessment and management of patients with common pediatric endocrinopathies, and teaches the normal patterns of childhood growth and sexual maturation.

Objectives

The student will...

  • learn how to take a competent growth history.
  • competently perform a pubertal exam.
  • understand outpatient diabetes management.

 

Course Number

 

PED421-BA-O

 

Duration

 

4 weeks

 

Hours per Week

 

40

 

 

Night Call/Weekends

 

No/No

 

Capacity

 

1 student per Block

 

 

Alternate Dates

Available

 

Yes, at discretion of

The Director

 

 

Transportation

Required

 

No

 

On-Campus Housing

 

Available on a first-come, first-served basis

 Prerequisite: Successful completion of Pediatric Clerkship.

 

If you would like to apply for this elective, please refer to Application Process.

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