Elective & Sub Internship Program
Baylor College of Medicine Elective Program

Elective Courses

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Department: MEURL-Urology
Course: 501-Clinical Urology

Course Coordinator: Dr. Michael Coburn
Course Faculty: Dr. Michael Coburn
Elective Location:
Periods Elective offered:
Min. Number of Students:Max: 8
Course Level: Clinical Elective: Counts toward 32-credit graduation requirement
Credit: 8
Pre-requisites: Surgery and Medicine core
Visiting Student Elective: Yes
Open to International Students: Yes
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval:

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:
Students will have the opportunity to gain in-depth experience in urology by participating in a patient care team under the direction of the urology faculty.
Learning Activities
Students may arrange to work with a specific faculty preceptor if they have a special area of interest, or to become integrated into a hospital service at one or more of the affiliated teaching hospitals. Elective students participate actively in patient care activities in the outpatient clinics, the hospital wards, and the operating room. Participation in teaching rounds and educational conferences, and prescribed reading form an essential element of this elective experience. Interested students should contact the coordinator of electives or the departmental chairman to discuss their individual interests.
Evaluation Methods
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Gina Collier
Contact Phone: 713-798-7303
Contact Fax: 713-798-5553
Contact Location: McNair Campus 10th floor
Email: vcollier@bcm.edu
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