Apr 19, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
2018-2019 University Catalog

PED - 842 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology


This course provides an introduction to the care of children with hematologic disorders and malignancies of childhood. A core lecture series is presented during the elective as well as a review of blood and marrow morphology. Students participate in the evaluation of new patients as well as established patients. Ward rounds are made daily for inpatients on the service and consultations. Outpatient clinics are held five days a week. Several multi-disciplinary conferences are held weekly. A course syllabus will be provided. Students complete the course by taking an oral and written (“open-book”) examination. Elective Retake Counts for Credit: Yes. Pass/No Pass Grading Allowed: Yes. Credit(s): 4