Year Four Courses

PED 740 - Pediatric Cardiology

 

Credits: 5

 

Program Directors:

  • Dr. Linda Pauliks

 

Administrative Coordinator:

Linda Watson, lwatson3@hms.psu.edu and Rose Santeusanio

 

Contact Information:

lpauliks@hmc.psu.edu  717-531-2050

 

Prerequisites:

Fourth Year Students.  Third Year Students with core clerkship in Pediatrics may apply.

 

Maximum Number of Students:

2

 

When Offered:

All Rotations except the November Teaching Block.

 

Length Of Course:

1 month

 

Date/Time/Location:

8:30 a.m.; Children’s Heart Group, 121 N. Nyes Road, Suite D, Harrisburg, PA

 

Description:

 

A broad experience in the diagnosis, assessment, and management of infants, children, and adolescents with congenital and acquired heart disease. The rotation includes basic conferences, rounds, and clinics. Experience in echocardiography, exercise physiology, electrocardiography, cardiac catheterization, and other diagnostic procedures is available, as well as significant outpatient clinic experience.

 

Additional Information:

Report To:

Dr. Gerald Johnson