Medical Student Education

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This elective is for students with an interest in learning more about how to diagnose and treat endocrine diseases.  Students are to become familiar with the principles of clinical endocrinology in an outpatient setting.  Teaching will be largely focused on clinical activities; seeing patients in the clinic setting at three locations.  Students will also be encouraged to attend and participate in our weekly endocrine conference on Monday afternoons, from 4 – 6 pm, monthly multidisciplinary tumor board meetings (4th Wednesday of the month, 2-3 pm), and other weekly didactic sessions.


Tulane University Hospital

Maximum number of students:  1
Timeframe:  2 or 4 weeks
Prerequisite:  Completion of the Internal Medicine Clerkship with a passing grade

Available Dates (2012/2013):

  1. May 7th – June 1st
  2. June 4th – June 29th
  3. July 2nd – July 27th
  4. July 30th – August 24th
  5. August 27th – September 21st
  6. September 24th – October 19th
  7. October 22nd- November 16th
  8. November 26th – December 21st
  9. January 7th – February 1st
  10. February 4th – March 1st
  11. March 4th – March 28th
  12. April 8th – May 3rd


1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112