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2018-2019 Academic Bulletin (Catalog) (Jan 2019 Ed) 
    
2018-2019 Academic Bulletin (Catalog) (Jan 2019 Ed) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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OBG 45012 - Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility & Genetics


Cr Hrs: 3,6
Session Length: 2 and 4 weeks

This is a face-to-face clinical rotation receiving 3 or 6 credit hours. The student should function with increased autonomy in patient care and must demonstrate competency in several of the Entrustable Professional Activities required for graduation. This 2 or 4-week elective consists of reproductive endocrinology and genetics clinics, REI ultrasound procedures, REI surgery, and fertility preservation techniques. The student will also observe laboratory procedures related to semen analysis and oocyte manipulation and cryopreservation techniques. Students will attend all assigned rounds, conferences and Didactics (Tuesday AM) and monthly Grand Rounds (Tuesday AM).

Grade Mode: Standard
Max per section: 1
Instructional Method: Clinical-Elective
Location offered: Memphis
Hospital: Regional One Health Outpatient Clinics and Rout Center/Birthplace, Methodist Germantown Hospital
Prerequisites: Completion of 5 CORE Clerkships inclusive of OBG-30000

Term offered: Spring/Fall

Fall - Instructor of Record: Linda Smiley - lsmiley@uthsc.edu
Spring - Instructor of Record: Linda Smiley - lsmiley@uthsc.edu
Course Coordinator: Martha Velez - mvelez@uthsc.edu - 901-448-5859

Website: http://www.uthsc.edu/obgyn/clerkship/electives.php
Prior Authorization: Yes-Contact Dr. Levi-D’Ancona for approval. leviro@uthsc.edu
Blocks Not Offered: 3, 6, 10, 11, and 12
Off-cycle timing allowed: No
Deadline for Excused Absence: Thirty days before start of elective/rotation
Deadline for Cancellation: Thirty days before start of elective/rotation
Overnight Call and/or Float: No
Time off for interviews: Yes-For 4 week rotations only, students may be allowed some time off provided they contact the administrator at least 4 weeks prior to the onset of the rotation.



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