Specialties Guide
Ophthalmology

1. Elective Clerkships Highly Recommended

  • Neuroradiology
  • Adult Endocrinology
  • Two Ophthalmology Electives:

    1. Ophthalmology Two Week Specialty Elective (OPSPEC-403) 
    OR

    2. Ophthalmology Research Month at LUMC
    OR

    3. Ophthalmology at LUMC (OPHTHO-401, 4-week elective)

2. Sub-I Recommended

  • Any

3. Narrative comments:

A solid foundation in internal medicine is important, especially endocrinology. Students with a potential interest in ophthalmology should begin to attend ophthalmology educational experiences (example Grand Rounds every Wednesday 4-6PM) even as first and second year medical students. Grand Rounds schedule can be found athttp://www.stritch.luc.edu/calendar/index.cfm?class

Specialty Expert: Amy Lin, M.D.
Telephone: 708.216.6756
Email: amylin@lumc.edu