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Department: MEPED-Pediatrics
Course: 532-Pediatric Rheumatology

Course Coordinator:
Course Faculty: Dr. Andrew P. Wilking
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
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: Yes
Grading: Pass/Fail Only
Faculty Approval: No

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
This elective offers outpatient and inpatient clinical experiences in the care of children with rheumatic diseases at Texas Children's Hospital.
Learning Activities
Team-based patient care, including physical therapy/occupational therapy, nutrition management, school liaison, and nursing care, are emphasized. Student participation in patient management and other conferences is expected.
Evaluation Methods
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Luis Paxor
Contact Phone: 832-825-3831
Contact Fax: 832-825-3837
Contact Location:
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