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Department: MEORS-Orthopaedic Surgery
Course: SPNC-Orthopaedic Special Research

Course Director: Christopher Heath Perkins, M.D.
Course Faculty:
Elective Location:
Elective Offered Terms:
Min. Number of Students:  Max: 
Elective Type: Non-Clinical - Research
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:
    Laboratory 100
  Didactic: 100
Statement of Goals:
Special Non-Clinical Electives must be approved by Dr. Marymont for students desiring a special type of elective research experience at BCM or an "away" lab research rotation at another institution. Special Non-Clinical Electives must have Department Coordinator approval to certify the course as equivalent to BCM elective course offerings. Non-Clinical Reasearch will be transcripted, however NON-CLINICAL ELECTIVES DO NOT COUNT TOWARD CREDIT FOR GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS.
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
Verbal Mid Rotation Consultation and complete Rotation Evaluation
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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