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Department: MESUR-Surgery
Course: 540-Pediatric Surgical Research

Course Director: Bindi Jayendra Naik-Mathuria, M.D.
Course Faculty: Mary L. Brandt, M.D.,Sohail Rashmi Shah,Bindi Jayendra Naik-Mathuria, M.D.,Monica Esperanza Lopez, M.D.
Elective Location: TCH
Elective Offered Terms:
Months: 1A,1B,1C,2A,2B,2C,3A,3B,3C,4A,4B,4C
Min. Number of Students:Max: 1
Elective Type: Non-Clinical - Research
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Surgery
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: Yes
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval: Yes

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): 5 days/wl; 8 hrs/day Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Yes Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Yes Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
The goal of the elective is to formulate a question to be asked, to develop a plan to answer the question, carry out the research necessary to answer the question, them compile the information in a presentable form.
Learning Activities
Projects may vary from retrospective clinical research in the form of chart reviews, to actual bench experience in our basic science laboratories.
Evaluation Methods
BCM students will receive an evaluation form from the Registrar’s Office with instructions on the completion and submission process. Visiting elective students should provide the Clerkship Coordinator and or the Visiting Elective Coordinator with a required evaluation form from their institution. If the student does not have an evaluation form, Baylor will provide one and have the student evaluated.
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Ashley Crummedyo
Contact Phone: 713-798-4163
Contact Fax: 713-798-8941
Contact Location: Cullen Building, Jewish Wing Suite 404D - Surgery Education Office
Address: BCMD 404D

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