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Department: MEPMR-Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Course: 504-Intro to Rehabilitation Medicine at BTGH - Consults

Course Director: Donna M. Bloodworth, M.D.
Course Faculty: Donna M. Bloodworth, M.D.,
Elective Location: BTGH
Elective Offered Terms:
Months: 1A,1B,1C,2A,2B,2C,3A,3B,3C,4A,4B,4C
Min. Number of Students:Max: 1
Elective Type: Clinical
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Medicine
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: No
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval: No

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): 5 days/wk; 7 hrs/day Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: No Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: No Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
Upon completion of this elective, the student should understand the principles of evaluation (including electrodiagnostics) and management (including medications, bracing, equipment and therapies) of children with acute and chronic motor disorders. The student also participates in the coordination of medical and community resources necessary to the long term management of these patients.
Learning Activities
ull-time attendings with pediatric physiatrist utilizing private and clinic patients primarily at Texas Children's Hospital and Memorial Hermann/TIRR (The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research). Students are expected to attend the residents' didactic lecture series, Grand Rounds and other academic presentations.
Evaluation Methods
The attending evaluates student's clinical performance based on observation during elective.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
Baylor College of Medicine Medical Clinic McNair Campus 7200 Cambridge Street, Suite 10C Houston, TX 77030
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Monica Johnson
Contact Phone: 713-798-3518
Contact Fax: 713-798-4688
Contact Location: 7200 Cambridge Street, 10FL (Office 5), Houston, TX 77030

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