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Department: MEOBG-Obstetrics and Gynecology
Course: 525-General Gynecology
Track:

Course Coordinator: Jeffrey S. Dungan, MD
Course Faculty: Dr. Edward J. Young,Dr. Jennifer Dietrich,Dr. Manisha Gandhi,Dr. Carl Giesler,Dr. Robert Young,Dr. Robert Zurawin
Elective Location:
Periods Elective offered: Qtr: 1,2,3,4
Min. Number of Students:Max: 1
Course Level: Clinical Elective: Counts toward 32-credit graduation requirement
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Ob-Gyn core
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: Yes
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 elective will encompass all of the general aspects of Gynecology practice. These include office gynecology and operative gynecology including including pre- and post-op care of patients. Special attention will be given to the areas of menopause and per-menopause theraphy, work-up of the infertile couple, contraception, and minimally invasive surgery. Rotations through the Adolescent and Pediatric Gynecology Clinic at Texas Children's Hospital as well as the gynecology clinics at the public hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital, may be included.
Learning Activities
the students will receive all-around exposure to the routine of general gynecology as well as to the special areas listed above.
Evaluation Methods
When and Where to report on first day of service:
Contact Michelle Blck at 713-798-7648 for reporting instructions
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Diane Jensen
Contact Phone: 713-798-5186
Contact Fax: 713-798-5000
Contact Location: Faculty Center, 1709 Dryden (MEDT-1100)
Address: BCM 610
Email: mjensen@bcm.edu
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