Course Catalog » Surgery 140.08

Subject: Surgery
Course Number: 140.08
Course Title: Advanced Endocrine Surgery
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Surgery

Course Description: This clerkship provides an in-depth experience in Endocrine Surgery - specifically, the workup and management of surgical disorders of the thyroid/parathyroid/adrenal glands and the endocrine pancreas. Students will participate in the operating room, follow patients, and attend multiple outpatient clinics gaining hands-on experience in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with endocrine surgical disorders. Students expected to prepare a case presentation with accompanying discussion.
Prerequisites: SURGERY 110, MEDICINE 110
Restrictions: none
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: W. Shen
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