Course Catalog » Dermatology 140.08

Subject: Dermatology
Course Number: 140.08
Course Title: Advanced Dermatology Subspecialty Clerkship
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Dermatology

Course Description: Advanced clinical dermatology elective (not research) in one of 5 subspecialty areas: Inpatient; Complex Medical; HIV; Cutaneous Oncology; or Pediatrics. Student will have supervised patient care experience with targeted faculty. Upon completion, students will have in-depth clinical knowledge equivalent to a 1st yr derm resident, including understanding clinical conditions, basic science relative to disease pathogenesis, and first line therapies for conditions in the chosen subspecialty.
Prerequisites: 140.01 Clinical Dermatology should be taken immediately before 140.08
Restrictions: Medical students applying to dermatology residencies, instructor approval.
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: K. Shinkai
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No