Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN)

Dept. Contact Ana Juarez
Location Ed Affairs SSOM 300
Phone 708-216-5319
Email ajuarez@luc.edu
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology 
Course Number: OB/GYN-408 
Course Title: Maternal-Fetal Medicine 
No. of Students: 1  
Site: LUMC 
Supervisor: Ann Lal, MD  
Additional Instructors: Paula Melone, DO; Thaddeus Waters, MD; Jean Goodman, MD   
Duration: 4.0 weeks 
Periods Offered: Year round 
Prerequisite: Completion of OB/GYN, Medicine, and Surgery clerkships.
Special Note:

Report on first day to Labor & Delivery at 7:00 AM. Call the MFM Division Office at x65459 if you have any questions or conflicts.

Not available to visiting students.  

Description: This rotation involves an intense experience in clinical perinatology, perinatal sonography, and clinical genetics, in addition to selected Labor & Delivery exposure and neonatal follow-up for specific high risk pregnancies. The purpose of this senior student elective is to provide an advanced clinical exposure and experience to those students interested in the complex aspects of perinatal medicine for both high-risk mothers and neonates.
Method of Evaluation: Daily feedback from junior students, residents, fellows and attendings, a mid-elective meeting with the Course Director and a 30-45 minute oral exam.