PMR 440 – Advanced Clinical Clerkship

Instructors:                                                                                                                                dr-shin-patient

Daniel Neudorf, D.O., M.S.
Assistant Professor and Instructor of Record

Julie Ingwerson, M.D.,
Assistant Professor and Instructor of Record

Course Description:

This two-week elective is designed for medical students who seek to learn more about caring for people with disabling conditions. During this rotation, students will learn about the evaluation and treatment of multiple diagnoses treated by Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) physicians including spinal disorders, brain injury, amputation, sports/musculoskeletal injuries and neuromuscular diseases.

Course Prerequisite:

  • Fourth Year Medical Student
  • Completion of Internal Medicine 430
  • Completion of Surgery 430
  • Consent of instructor

Schedule:

  • 1 week rotating through the UC Davis Inpatient Rehabilitation Service
  • 1 week rotating through the outpatient PM&R subspecialty clinics

PMR 461 – Advanced Clinical Clerkship

Instructors:   

Daniel Neudorf, D.O., M.S.
Assistant Professor and Instructor of Record

Julie Ingwerson, M.D.,                                                                                                                                                                dr-mcdonald-child

Assistant Professor and Instructor of Record

Course Description:

Designed as a broad overview of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation practices for students interested in pursuing a PM&R residency. The rotation contains an emphasis on evaluation and treatment of spinal disorders, brain injuries, sports/musculoskeletal injuries, amputation, neuromuscular disease and pediatric rehabilitation.

Course Prerequisite:

  • Fourth Year Medical Student
  • Completion of Internal Medicine 430
  • Completion of Surgery 430
  • Consent of instructor

Schedule:

  • 1 week rotating through the UC Davis Inpatient Rehabilitation Service
  • 1 week rotating through the Shriners Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
  • 2 weeks rotating through the outpatient PM&R subspecialty clinics

PMR 463 – Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

Instructors:                                                                                                                                                pediatric-fellowship

Maya Evans, M.D.,
Associate Professor and Instructor of Record  

Julie Ingwerson, M.D.,
Assistant Professor and Instructor of Record

Course Description:

During this clerkship, students will obtain education and training in the outpatient clinical care of children with a wide variety of medical conditions at Shriners Hospitals for Children. Students will rotate through a variety of different outpatient clinics including cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disease, limb deficiency, spinal cord injury, spina bifida, brachial plexus and sports medicine. This rotation will introduce students to diagnosing and treating disabling medical conditions as well as utilizing community resources to care for children. Overall, students hone their skills in neurologic and musculoskeletal exam, evaluating for developmental delay and determining appropriate work-up for diagnoses and treatment. Students will develop an awareness of how disability can impact functioning at home, school and in recreation. They will also learn about educational protections and community resources for children and families with a disability.exam, evaluating for developmental delay and determining appropriate work-up for diagnoses and treatment. Students will develop an awareness of how disability can impact functioning at home, school and in recreation. They will also learn about educational protections and community resources for children and families with a disability.

Course Prerequisite:

  • Completion of Internal Medicine 430
  • Completion of Pediatric Clerkship
  • Consent of instructor

Schedule:

  • 2 weeks rotating through the outpatient subspecialty clinics at Shriners Hospitals for Children

For more information: https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/mdprogram/OME/

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