|Title of Course:
||Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
||Aaron Zuckerberg, M.D.
|Description and Goals of Course:
||The student will have the opportunity to follow children with critical illness or injuries and learn the assessment of physiologic derangements, as well as the basic principles of monitoring and therapeutics. The student round daily with one of the critical care attending physicians participate in small group teaching sessions. Most time will be spent in the 10 bed state-of-the-art Pediatric
Intensive Care Unit. There will be ample opportunity to interact with pediatric anesthesiologists, cardiologist, surgeons, surgical subspecialists, radiologists and pediatric subspecialists.
|Hours of Participation:
||Full-time (with every fourth night on call)
|Number of Students:
||Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
2401 W. Belvedere Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21215
|Time of Year Available:
||Prerequisites include a medical school cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, a USMLE Step 1 score of 85 or better, be a 4th year students and have completed a Pediatrics clerkship.
|Contact: Medical Education Office
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore