Medical Student Education

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This elective is for students with an interest in diagnostic and therapeutic gastroenterology procedures.  The elective is two weeks long.  Students will be exposed to endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatograpy (ERCP). Students will have the opportunity to work with locally and nationally renowned experts in advanced endoscopic procedures.   Students must be motivated and interested in procedural based gastroenterology to succeed on this elective. 

Tulane Hospital/Lakeside Hospital

Maximum number of students: 1 
Timeframe:  2 weeks
Prerequisite:  Completion of IM Clerkship with a passing grade AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Completion of the IM Sub-I with a passing grade.
  • Written Approval from Dr. Miller

Available Dates (2012/2013):

  1. June 4th – June 29th
  2. July 2nd – July 27th
  3. July 30th – August 24th
  4. August 27th – September 21st
  5. September 24th – October 19th
  6. February 4th – March 1st
  7. March 4th – March 28th


1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112