This elective provides exposure to an inpatient consultation service in Infectious Diseases. The student(s) will be responsible for workup and following patients, presenting the case and all follow-up data to the attending physician and others on the service.
Diagnosis, laboratory workup and treatment of a variety of Infectious Diseases by first-hand experience. In addition, a collection of articles on twenty-four of the most important Infectious Diseases topics is reviewed monthly.
Course Specific Requirements: Attendance at all case conferences, ward rounds, and laboratory visits. Presentation of cases at the weekly clinical conference.
Hershey, Harrisburg (Dr. John Goldman), Reading (Dr. Lisa Motz), Lehigh (Dr. Luther Rhodes), and York (Dr. Brian Pollack)