Medical Student Training


Medical Student Director: Dr. Loretta Davis
Length of rotations: 4 weeks
Max students per rotation: 4

Clerkship Coordinator: Mrs. Dottie Zielinski
Telephone: 706-721-6228
Fax: 706-721-6220

Email: dzielinski@augusta.edu

Address:
1004 Chafee Avenue, FH 100
Augusta, GA 30912

Highlights:

■ Resident camaraderie
■ Good learning environment
■ Attending involvement in teaching
■ Surgical observation
■ Training in examination techniques
■ Full participation in department activity

DERMATOLOGY 5001

Location: Augusta University Hospital and Clinics
Charlie Norwood VAMC Dermatology Clinic
Prerequisites: None
Duration: One Month
Months offered: July through June

If you are not a Augusta University/MCG student please register for the course using VSAS:

https://services.aamc.org/20/vsas/

Should you have any questions, please contact Kimberly Curtis at 706-721-3217.

Goals/Objectives/Activities

Students will see patients at the Augusta University Hospital and Clinics as well as in the Charlie Norwood VAMC Dermatology Clinic. Students will participate in Dermatopathology teaching conferences, Morphology conferences, Grand Rounds, Basic Science teaching conferences, and Journal Club. Supervision will be provided by the dermatology faculty and residents.

DERMATOLOGY 5002 - Off Campus Dermatology

Location: Off Campus
Prerequisite: DERM 5001
Off campus electives may be arranged with prior approval of Medical Student Director, Loretta S. Davis, MD.

This course requires an application through VSAS or other arrangements made by the student.  An Extramural Course Form is required.

DERMATOLOGY 5003 - Advanced Dermatology

Location: Augusta University Hospital and Clinics
Charlie Norwood VAMC Dermatology Clinic
Prerequisites: DERM 5001
Duration: One Month

Months offered: By special arrangement

Goals/Objectives/Activities

The goals/objectives/activities for this elective are the same as DERM 5001. However, students will be given more opportunity to participate in dermatology research and scholarly activities.