Pediatrics Neurology Elective

Department: Pediatrics
Title of Course: Pediatric Neurology
Course Director: Peggy Lazerow, M.D.
Bilal Sitwat, M.D.
Description of Course: The student will participate in the evaluation of children with a variety of neurologic complaints including headaches, tics, developmental delay, neuromuscular disorders, neurodegenerative conditions and seizure. The student will be involved in both outpatient and inpatient care, as well as, have some exposure to electrodiagnostic testing. 

The goal is to become familiar with the neurologic exam at various ages and to be comfortable with the more common diagnoses encountered.
Duration: 4 weeks
Hours of Participation: Full time
Number of Students: 1
Prerequisites include completion of a basic pediatric clerkship and a passing score on USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX 1. 
Time of Year Available: To be arranged
Contact: Medical Education Office to apply for a rotation

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Medical Education Office
Phone: 410-601-7639