Medical Student Elective Catalog: SUR3-4061/F Thoracic Surgery - CHATT




Course Coordinator: Michael Greer, MD
Contact Information: Gwen Fryar or Maggie Hamblen 423-778-7695

Approval Authorization Required: No

Location: Erlanger Health System 

Orientation Location: Surgery Academic Office Suite 401B
Size: 2

Overnight Call: One in each four week rotation

Weekend Work: Two weekends

Flexibility: Some – Must be approved by Clerkship Director

Deadline for Cancelation: 30 days before start of rotation

Blocks Offered: All           
SUR 3001/F
Pre-reading: None 
This is a face to face clinical rotation receiving 7 credit hours 


Summary of Elective:

This elective includes participation in the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of all disease in the spectrum of thoracic surgery. Students are assigned primary responsibilities with patients on the surgery service at Erlanger Hospital as well as selected private patients under the direct supervision of the listed staff.



updated 5/2016

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