Prerequisites: 9410 Clinical Ophthalmology
This elective is for students interested in ophthalmology as a career. The student will assist in patient care with private attending physicians in the offices of the Department of Ophthalmology and/or in the private offices of affiliated attending physicians. The student will be an active member of the team and will examine patients and assist in eye surgery when practical. The student will have the opportunity to spend one week in comprehensive ophthalmology and one week in pediatric ophthalmology, where they will work directly with Dr. Siatkowski, the Residency Program Director. Two areas of subspecialty care can be chosen for the remaining two weeks. Subspecialty areas are cornea, retina, glaucoma and oculoplastic surgeries; and neuro-ophthalmology.
Year in Program: 4
# of Weeks: 4
Contact Person: Helen Howell (email@example.com)
Enrollment Maximum: Call to check availability