Course Number: 140.49
Course Title: Pediatric Endocrinology - Fresno
Course Description: Provides comprehensive exposure to clinical pediatric endocrinology: presentation, diagnosis, & management of both common/uncommon endocrinologic problems. Specific topics include diabetes, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules, growth issues, precocious and delayed puberty, pituitary/hypothalamic abnormalities, hypocalcemia, hypoglycemia, vitamin D deficiency and/or rickets, adrenal abnormalities (such as congenital adrenal hyperplasia), Turner syndrome, and menstrual abnormal.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of Core rotations in Pediatrics.
Restrictions: 3rd and 4th year medical students.
Activities: Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Student - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact
Instructor of Record: R. Kinman
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? Yes
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