Pediatric Otolaryngology

Sites: CHMC
Director(s): Gi Soo Lee, Katherine O'Donnell
Prerequisites: HMS Principal Clinical Experience (Core Clinical Clerkships) or equivalent
Offered: Full time every month. Except January
Location: CHMC - Children's Hosp Medical Center (7)
Open to Exclerks: Yes (may be restricted for international students)
Description: The course is designed for third and fourth year medical students interested in the field of Otolaryngology. Students will be exposed to outpatient clinics, inpatient care, and the operating room. He/she will be expected to attend 2-4 teaching/lecture sessions per week. All facets of pediatric otolaryngology (airway - head & neck - otology - rhinology) will be introduced. There is no in-house call required.
Incorporation of Basic Science Content and Evidence-Based Medicine:
There are regular scheduled lectures and meetings which include Radiology Conference, Head & Neck Conference, Aero-Digestive Conference, Airway Conference and a series of lectures covering different aspects of Pediatric ORL.
Grade Criteria:
Honors with Distinction: 1- Excellent fund of knowledge 2- Excellent work habit and team player 3- Excellent surgical skills for the level of medical student Honors: Above average fund of knowledge and surgical skill for the level of medical student Satisfactory: Average fund of knowledge and surgical skill for the level of medical student Unsatisfactory: Deficiency noted in fund of knowledge or a concern with patient care and being a member of team