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Infectious Diseases - UICMC/JBVA

PREREQUISITES AND PLACEMENT IN THE CURRICULUM: Students may be either M3 or M4.

PURPOSE: Develop knowledge of Clinical Infectious Diseases.

COMPETENCIES:

INSTRUCTIONAL FEATURES: :The students function as Infectious Diseases consultants on the inpatient service and clinic of either the UICMC or JBVA, and they will follow their patients throughout the hospital course. Daily rounds will involve the presentation of patients and bedside teaching by I.D. faculty and fellows. Weekly topic reviews, Clinical Microbiology Rounds, and I.D. Clinical case presentations are included.
   
ASSESSMENT:

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION:

Program Number: ELEC 617
Location: UICMC/JBVA
Program Director: R. Novak, M.D., Triana Ward-Hickman (Coordinator), triana@uic.edu
Telephone: 312-996-6732
Duration: 4-8 Weeks
Night Call: No
Weekends: No

Students Accepted:
For UICMC Min. 1 Max. 2 For JBVA Min. 1 Max. 2
Housestaff Used as Faculty:
Yes
Lectures/Conferences/Faculty Contact: 3
Laboratory/Independent Study: 1
Outpatient: 4
Inpatient: 32
Total Hours /Week: 40

Approved: 12/19/12