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Department: MEORS-Orthopaedic Surgery
Course: SPEC-Orthopaedics Surgery

Course Director: Christopher Heath Perkins, M.D.
Course Faculty:
Elective Location:
Elective Offered Terms:
Min. Number of Students:  Max: 
Elective Type: Clinical
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): Weekdays, Nights, Weekends Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: One Required Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: 1 Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Some exposure Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
Special Clinical Electives must be approved by Dr. Melvyn Harrington for students desiring a special type of elective experience at BCM or an "away" clinical rotation at another institution. Special electives must have Melanie Comegys -Department Coordinator approval to certify the course as equivalent to BCM Elective course offerings and acceptable to count toward the 32 Credit Graduation Requirement. Pre-requisites for "away" rotations may vary according to the program offering the elective. "Away" rotation are generally reserved for fourth year medical students.
Learning Activities
Students should briefly summarize the project before submitting to the department for approval. A copy of the summary and approval should be submitted to the Office of the Registrar for registration.
Evaluation Methods
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Desi Griffin or Lane Carpio
Contact Phone: 713-986-7396
Contact Fax: 713-986-5841
Contact Location: McNair Hospital
Address: 7200 Cambridge, Suite A10

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