Elective & Sub Internship Program
Baylor College of Medicine Elective Program

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Department: MENEU-Neurology
Course: 501B-Investigative Neurology

Course Coordinator: Dr. Dorris Kung
Course Faculty:
Elective Location:
Periods Elective offered: Qtr: 1,2,3,4
Min. Number of Students:Max: 5
Course Level: Non-Clinical Elective-Research Only, does not count toward graduation requirement.
Credit: 8
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:
Statement of Goals:
Research Credit Only- Does not count toward 32 credit graduation requirement. Pre-requisites: Permission for the Coordinator of Electives and the faculty preceptor. A research elective of one or more months duration in clinical or basic research.
Learning Activities
The elective is designed to expose the student to the steps involved in investigative neurology, including formulation of a hypothesis and a research plan, the implementation of the plan, and interpretation of the resulting data. The elective is designed by the student, course director, and the faculty with whom the student is working to meet the specific desires of the student.
Evaluation Methods
H, HP, P, MP, F and Narrative Evaluation Non-Clinical Elective-Research Only, does not count toward graduation requirement.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
8:00AM Report, Location to be announced
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Karen Thymes or Dr. Doris Kung
Contact Phone: 713-798-5942
Contact Fax:
Contact Location: McNair Campus 7200 Cambridge St. 9th Floor
Email: thymes@bcm.edu
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