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Two Week Career Exploration Elective

Sponsoring Department: Surgery

Course Title: SURY 427 - Career Exploration in Vascular Surgery

Faculty Course Director: Raghuveer Vallabhaneni, M.D.

Prerequisites: None

Periods Offered: all

Maximum Enrollment: 2

Clinical/Non-Clinical: Clinical

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.

Learning Objectives: (what student will be able to do as a result of this experience)

1. Expose medical students to a career in Vascular Surgery

Learning Activities:

Weekly scheduled conferences and rounds

Experience and participation in the operating room, angiogram suite, and clinics

Experience with the interpretation of diagnostic studies such as angiography and duplex ultrasound

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.