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Department: MEPED-Pediatrics
Course: 460-Sport Medicine Preceptorship
Track:

Course Coordinator: Dr. Joseph N. Chorley
Course Faculty: Dr. Albert C. Hergenroeder,Dr. Joseph N. Chorley,Dr. Jorge Gomez
Elective Location: TCH
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: Pediatric Core Clerkship
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: Yes
Grading:
Faculty Approval: Yes

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): 8a - 5p Inpatient Ward: 0
Night Call: 0 Inpatient consultations: 0
Number on-call nights: 0 Outpatient clinics: 100
Weekends: Yes Surgery: 0
    Laboratory 0
  Didactic: 0
  Other: 0
Statement of Goals:
By the end of the month, at a minimum, the student will be able to: 1. completely examine the acutely and chronically injured ankle and knee 2. know the basic principles of acute management of musculoskeletal injuries 3. perform the preparticipation sports evaluation 4. develop added knowledge and skill in one specific topic of sports medicine Hours: Most days 0800 to 1800, but some earlier training room Call, weekend or evening responsibilities: No call responsibilities, evening and weekends depend on event coverage
Learning Activities
• Clinical activities: Outpatient evaluation of musculoskeletal complaints in training room, school based clinic, TCH main campus and Health Centers • Procedures available: Physical Exam techniques, possible joint injection/ aspiration • Educational/learning activities: 1. Lecture series 2-3 times per week 2. Present 20 minute sports medicine
Evaluation Methods
as per the Office of the Registrar evaluations criteria with input from attendings, fellows, and other faculty.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Linda McGraw
Contact Phone: 832-822-3666
Contact Fax: 832-825-3689
Contact Location: Texas Children's Hospital Clinical Care Center 17th
Address:
Email: lgmcgraw@texaschildrens.org
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