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-430 
Course Title: Transition to Ob/Gyn Residency
No. of Students: 10  
Site: LUMC 
Supervisor: Scott Graziano, MD   
Duration: 2.0 weeks 
Periods Offered: April only
Prerequisite: Completion of OB/GYN clerkship.
Special Note:

Intended for students going into an OB/GYN residency.

Course graded pass/fail only.

Description: The goal of this course is to prepare Loyola students entering OB/GYN residency with the skills and knowledge that is expected of them when they begin residency as outlined by ACOG and CREOG. This course will combine didactic and hands on simulation training. Specific topics covered will include: contraception, IUDs, pap smears, abnormal vaginal bleeding, various surgical skills, ultrasound, prenatal care, and labor and delivery.
Method of Evaluation: Final evaluation will be based on active participation in lectures, simulations, and stations. Students are expected to demonstrate proficiency in the topics covered, which will be formally evaluated on the last day of the course through a series of stations. Students will be graded on a pass/fail basis on the course director, Scott Graziano’s, discretion based on the above criteria.