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Course Overview

The Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkships provides diverse experiences in women's health in a variety of primary and tertiary health care systems. Our primary goal is to cultivate student interest in the unique aspects of women's healthcare. The department's commitment in training includes providing them with the very best instruction in the technical aspects of the specialty. The department also strives to instill a spirit of compassion for women of all races and economic status.

The course curriculum has been adapted from a national curriculum developed by the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO).

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Contact Information

Course/Clerkship Director


Cecilia Gambala, MD
Assistant Professor & Clerkship Director
School of Medicine
Room 4506
Office Hours: By appointment only
Office: 504-988-5217
Fax: 504-988-1846

Tracy Carrero
Clerkship Coordinator
School of Medicine
Room 4553
Office Hours:  M-F  8:30-5:00
Office: 504-988-3774
Fax: 504-988-1846


1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112