Elective & Sub Internship Program
Baylor College of Medicine Elective Program

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Department: MEFAM-Family and Community Medicine
Course: 504-Clinical Preceptorship in Family Medicine
Track:

Course Coordinator: Dr. William Y. Huang
Course Faculty: Dr. William Y. Huang
Elective Location:
Periods Elective offered:
Min. Number of Students:Max: 
Course Level: Clinical Elective: Counts toward 32-credit graduation requirement
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: 12 weeks of Clinical Core Rotations
Visiting Student Elective: No
Open to International Students: No
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval: Yes

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Surgery:
    Laboratory
  Didactic:
  Other:
Statement of Goals:
The students participate in the practice of family medicine in a variety of settings (Baylor Family Medicine Clinic, Texas physicians' offices through the Texas Statewide Family Medicine Preceptorship Program sponsored by the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, continental United States family practice offices, including residency family practice centers).
Learning Activities
Emphasis is upon the comprehensive assessment of the clinical problems of families, implementation of management plans, patient follow-up, clinical preventive medicine and the organization and economics of primary care practice.
Evaluation Methods
An Elective Grade Evaluation form must be returned to the Office of the Registrar in order to receive credit.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Carolyn Olson
Contact Phone: 713-798-6590
Contact Fax: 713-798-7789
Contact Location: Family & Community Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Suite 600
Address:
Email: colson@bcm.edu
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