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Department: MEPED-Pediatrics
Course: 555-Sports Medicine and Physiology
Track:

Course Director: Joseph Nathaniel Chorley, M.D.
Course Faculty: Albert C. Hergenroeder, M.D.,Jorge E. Gomez, M.D.,Rebecca Martinie, M.D.
Elective Location:
Elective Offered Terms: 2,3
Months:
Min. Number of Students:10  Max: 25
Elective Type: Non-Clinical - Foundations
Credit: 1.5
Pre-requisites:
Visiting Student Elective: No
Open to International Students: No
Grading: Pass/Fail Only
Faculty Approval: No

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 noon - 1 p.m. Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Surgery:
    Laboratory
  Didactic:
  Other:
Statement of Goals:
The goal of the objective is to improve the students' understanding of 1) the field of sports medicine (Block 2), 2) the basic principles of sports medicine injury diagnosis, physical examination (Block 3) , and 3)the rehabilitation, specifically the ankle and knee (Block 4). First Meeting Date: Tuesday, Oct. 4, 12 noon - 1 p.m.; Location: N311; Additional Meeting Dates: 6, 13, 18, 21 (CLASS WILL BE HELD IN M423 ON THE 21st), 25, 27; Nov. 1, 3, 8, and 10; Term III: Jan. 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31
Learning Activities
The elective consists of two classes per week (Tuesday and Thursday) with one didactic and one hands-on practical. Other activities will include the Medical coverage for the Susan Komen 5K on October 6th. Optional experience include football game coverage (evenings), training room (late afternoon), runners injury clinics (Saturday morning), and TCH Sports Medicine Clinics (Tuesday and Thursday afternoon).
Evaluation Methods
First class will be September 18, 2007 and ends on October 11th. Must attend all meetings to receive credit.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
First Meeting Date: Tuesday, Oct. 4, 12 noon - 1 p.m.; Location: N311; Additional Meeting Dates: 6, 13, 18, 21 (CLASS WILL BE HELD IN M423 ON THE 21st), 25, 27; Nov. 1, 3, 8, and 10; Term III: Jan. 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Linda McGraw
Contact Phone: 832-822-3666
Contact Fax: 832-825-3689
Contact Location: TCH
Address: BCM 320
Email: lgmcgraw@bcm.edu

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