Elective Title: 93VA730 — DERMATOLOGY TWO-WEEK CLINICAL ELECTIVE
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Kelli Cassidy (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Director: Alison Klenk, M.D.
Location: IU Health University Hospital, Eskenazi Health Services, Roudebush VA Medical Center (Indianapolis)
Following this elective, the student will be able to: 1) Perform a directed history and physical exam to assess patients with skin disease (PC1)
- 2) Describe skin lesions using appropriate dermatologic terminology(MK3)
- 3) Diagnose and manage several common skin diseases (PC2)
- 4) Recognize dermatologic emergencies requiring urgent consultation (PC1)
Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Achievement will be determined by direct observation, written exam, faculty discussions and clinic participation during elective).
Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40 (no call, no weekends)
Time Distribution: 90% Clinical; 10% Lecture/Seminar
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
ADD/DROP Contact Person: Kelli Cassidy (email@example.com ) This elective is being offered for 2 weeks and is worth 2 credits only. Students may pair this month with vacation or other 2-week (2 credit) elective blocks. For students who prefer a traditional 4 week (4 credit) elective in Dermatology, they are encouraged to apply for the Dermatology Clinical Elective 93VA710. Please note: If rotating at the VA, credentialing is required. VA credentialing is a complex and time-sensitive process.
Third Year Elective? Yes
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None