Two Week Career Exploration Elective
Sponsoring Department: Surgery
Course Title: SURY 426 - Career Exploration in Cardiac Surgery
Faculty Course Director: Brett Sheridan, M.D.
Periods Offered: all unless faculty unavailable
Maximum Enrollment: 1
Duration of Elective/Selective: 2 weeks
Where/When to report on first day: Please call Stacey Owen 966-4781 the week prior for contact information.
1. Expose medical students to a career in Cardiothoracic Surgery
2. Basic understanding acute ICU care
3. Fundamentals of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Active participant in all activities of the service.
Weekly scheduled conferences and rounds
Rounds, clinics and ORs each day
Expected hours: 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (approx.)
No on-call requirements
STUDENTS: These rotations are all available through the Surgery Clerkship
Evaluation: All 2-week career exploration electives are pass fail. Attendance and participation are required to pass. A presentation may be assigned.