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

Course Director: Dorris Hichi Kung, D.O.
Course Faculty: Dorris Hichi Kung, D.O.
Elective Location: OTHR
Elective Offered Terms:
Months: 1A,1B,1C,2A,2B,2C,3A,3B,3C,4A,4B,4C
Min. Number of Students:Max: 1
Elective Type: Non-Clinical - Research
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Neurology
Visiting Student Elective: No
Open to International Students: No
Grading: Pass/Fail Only
Faculty Approval: Yes

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): 5 days/wk; ~10 hrs/day Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: No Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: No Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
Research Credit Only - Does not count toward 32 credit graduation requirement. Pre-requisites: Core Neurology. 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
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
Contact Phone: 713-798-5942
Contact Fax:
Contact Location: 7200 Cambridge 9th Floor Houston, TX 77030

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