MED 7523

Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism

Contact

Mariah Ipsan
Course Coordinator
endofelo@umn.edu

Campus
Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
Requirement
MS Year
Hands-On
Terms Offered
Credits
Prerequisites

N/A

Details

Course Personnel:

Catalog Description: 

This elective rotation is a four (4) week introductory, structured clinical experience under direct supervision designed to provide the student experience diagnosing, treating and caring for patients with endocrine disorders.

Please contact the site coordinator for course details.

Sites:

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Required session attendance:

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: M-F, 8:00am-5:00pm

Direct patient care: Yes

Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

Course Objectives: This course focuses on clinical recognition of disease states, incisive work-ups, and clinical management of both outpatient and inpatient settings, and is designed to benefit students regardless of career or specialty objectives. The student will deal with problems relating to the function of the hypothalmic-pituitary unit, the thyroid, parathyroid, gonads, pancreas, and adrenal glands.

Graded Components: 

  • Clinical assessment by faculty
  • Case based presentation
  • Attendance at lectures

Grading Scale: H/E/S/N

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Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Limited to Student Type: No

Course equivalency: N/A

Related curricular experience:

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