Course Detail
2.0 - 12.0
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Recommended Prerequisite: PED 7010. Recommended Co-requisite: Medical students only.
(1) Basic principles of pediatric hematology/oncology for the generalist; (2) clinical microscopy of blood and bone marrow; (3) skills in procedures such as lumbar punctures, bone marrow aspirations and starting I.V.s; and (4) comprehensive team management. This elective includes a large volume of inpatient and outpatient material, hands-on practical experience, and one-to-one teaching. A twelve-lecture series in pediatric hematology/oncology is included. Research opportunities within the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology are also available.