Pediatrics

Name Title Credits School
MTPE 610 Pediatrics 1.50 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 612 Child Abuse 0.50 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 710 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics 5.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This five-week clerkship allows students to gain clinical experience in evaluating children (both sick and well) through history taking, physical examination and laboratory data. The following hospital-based settings are utilized: inpatient services, newborn nursery, and ambulatory clinic/ emergency department. Special emphasis is placed on growth and development, nutrition, fluid and electrolyte balance, common infections, and preventive pediatrics (immunizations; accidents; poisoning).

MTPE 710 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics 6.00 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 710A Pediatrics 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This 4-week clerkship allows students to gain clinical experience in evaluating children (both sick and well) through history taking, physical examinations, and laboratory data. The following hospital-based settings are utilized: inpatient services; newborn nursery; and ambulatory clinic/emergency department. Special emphasis is placed on: growth and development; nutrition; fluid and electrolyte balance; common infections; and preventive pediatrics (accidents, immunizations, poisoning.)

MTPE 711 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This 4-week clerkship allows students to gain clinical experience in evaluating both sick and well pediatric patients. The experience includes but is not limited to history taking, physical examinations and laboratory data. This clerkship utilizes both inpatient and outpatient settings including but not limited to: inpatient services, newborn nursery, emergency department and ambulatory clinic. Special emphasis is placed on: growth and development; nutrition, fluid and electrolyte balance, common infections and preventative medicine.

MTPE 801 Clinical Clerkship: Adolescent Medicine I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experience in primary care adolescent medicine. Emphasis is on screening, diagnosis and management of common problems presented by adolescent patients in ambulatory and inpatient settings. Behavioral health, prevention, and patient/ family education are incorporated.

MTPE 801 Clinical Clerkship: Adolescent Medicine I 6.00 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 802 Clinical Clerkship: Ambulatory Pediatrics I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experiences in primary care pediatrics, utilizing hospital affiliated ambulatory clinics. Emphasis is placed on the screening, diagnosis, and management of common pediatric and adolescent problems presented in outpatient settings. Preventive health, behavioral pediatrics, and patient/family education are incorporated.

MTPE 802 Clinical Clerkship: Ambulatory Pediatrics I 6.00 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 803 Clinical Clerkship: Behavioral Pediatrics 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week elective clerkship provides students with exposure to the behavioral problems common to the pediatric and adolescent populations. Emphasis is on primary and secondary prevention as well as patient/family education.

MTPE 804 Clinical Clerkship: Neonatology I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with subspecialists in neonatology. Students will become familiar with the needs of normal infants, as well as problems of high- risk and sick full-term and premature newborns. Clinical learning takes place in the neonatal ICU, nursery and delivery room.

MTPE 805 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship allows students to work with specialists in the field of allergy/immunology. Students acquire skills in allergy history-taking, diagnosis and management of allergy problems in the pediatric and adolescent populations, such as seasonal rhintis, chronic urticaria, asthma, and a variety of immunodeficiency diseases.

MTPE 806 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Cardiology I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with specialists in pediatric cardiology. Students gain experience in diagnosing and managing major cardiac problems encountered in inpatient setting, and hospital-based subspecialty clinics.

MTPE 807 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Endocrinology I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to diagnose and manage common endocrine problems in hospital and clinic settings. Students participate in consultation services provided to the newborn, pediatric, and adolescent services.

MTPE 808 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to diagnose and manage common problems presented in pediatric emergency rooms. Students gain experience in conducting emergency medical and surgical procedures, as well as appropriate referral to hospital and community resources.

MTPE 809 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Gastroenterology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to work with subspecialists in pediatric GI. Students gain experience in diagnosing and managing major GI problems encountered in inpatient settings and hospital-based subspecialty clinics.

MTPE 810 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to work with pediatric hematologists/ oncologists. Students gain experience in diagnosing and managing major hematologic and oncologic abnormalities among pediatric inpatients or hospital- based clinics. Sensitivity to the psychosocial aspects of childhood cancer is emphasized.

MTPE 811 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Icu 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to work in a pediatric critical care unit. Students gain experience in the evaluation, management and performance of procedures common to the pediatric intensive care unit. Emphasis is on exposure to intense hemodynamic, fluid and electrolyte and respiratory monitoring.

MTPE 812 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Infectious Disease 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship allows students to gain experience in the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases among pediatric and adolescent populations. Emphasis is on culture techniques, identification of bacterial pathogens and testing of sensitivity to antibiotics.

MTPE 813 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Nephrology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to work with specialists in pediatric nephrology. Students gain experience in the diagnosis and management of common renal problems among pediatric and adolescent populations.

MTPE 814 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Neurology I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with subspecialists in pediatric neurology and developmental disabilities. Students gain experience in performing comprehensive pediatric neurological examinations and participate in the management of such problems as cerebral palsy, epilepsy, mental retardation, muscular dystrophy, attention deficit disorders, and learning disabilities.

MTPE 815 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Oncology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship allows students to work with specialists in the field of pediatric oncology. Emphasis is on the evaluation and treatment of diverse malignant disorders among pediatric and adolescent populations. Psychosocial issues in the management of these patients are incorporated.

MTPE 816 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Surgery 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to participate in the surgical management of pediatric patients. This includes pre-operative preparation, surgical assistance, and post-operative care. Emphasis is on gaining an understanding of indications for specific surgical interventions, proper operating room procedures, surgical complications, follow-up care, and interactions between various pediatric and surgical specialists.

MTPE 817 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Ent 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week elective clerkship provides students with opportunities to work in the sub-specialty field of pediatric otolaryngology. Focus is on evaluating problems of the head, ears, nose and throat as presented in the pediatric and adolescent pop- ulations Students will assist in surgery and provide follow-up care in the hospital and office/clinic setting.

MTPE 818 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Pulmonology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship provides students with opportunities to work in the sub-specialty field of pediatric pulmonology. Emphasis is on the evaluation and management of common pulmonary diseases in the pediatric and adolescent populations and performance of appropriate clinical procedures.

MTPE 819 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Radiology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med


MTPE 820 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics II (Sub-Internship) 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with the opportunity to serve as a sub-intern on a general pediatrics service of an approved teaching hospital. Students are generally responsible for approximately half the patient load of an intern. Students are exposed to the inpatient management of diverse pediatric diseases to facilitate the transition between the role of student clerk and intern.

MTPE 821 Clinical Clerkship: Developmental Pediatrics 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week elective clerkship allows students the opportunity to work in a developmental disorders center. Emphasis is on the role of the pediatrician in the diagnosis and management of health problems manifested in pediatric and adolescent populations with major developmental disorders.

MTPE 822 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Rheumatology 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
This four-week clerkship allows students the opportunity to work with specialists in the field of pediatric rheumatology. Emphasis is on the evaluation and management of common rheumatoid diseases as manifested in the pediatric and adolescent populations.

MTPE 825 Clinical Clerkship: Office Preceptorship I 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experiences in primary care pediatrics, utilizing approved osteopathic pediatricians as office preceptors. Emphasis is placed on well-baby care and the management of common pediatric/ adolescent problems presented in a private office setting. Exposure to the management of contemporary office practice is incorporated.

MTPE 831 Clinical Clerkship: Adolescent Medicine II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experience in primary care adolescent medicine. Emphasis is on screening, diagnosis and management of common problems presented by adolescent patients in ambulatory and inpatient settings. Behavioral health, prevention, and patient/ family education are incorporated.

MTPE 832 Clinical Clerkship: Ambulatory Pediatrics II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experiences in primary care pediatrics, utilizing hospital affiliated ambulatory clinics. Emphasis is placed on the screening, diagnosis, and management of common pediatric and adolescent problems presented in outpatient settings. Preventive health, behavioral pediatrics, and patient/family education are incorporated.

MTPE 834 Clinical Clerkship: Neonatology II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with subspecialists in neonatology. Students will become familiar with the needs of normal infants, as well as problems of high- risk and sick full-term and premature newborns. Clinical learning takes place in the neonatal ICU, nursery and delivery room.

MTPE 836 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Cardiology II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with specialists in pediatric cardiology. Students gain experience in diagnosing and managing major cardiac problems encountered in inpatient setting, and hospital-based subspecialty clinics.

MTPE 837 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Endocrinology II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to diagnose and manage common endocrine problems in hospital and clinic settings. Students participate in consultation services provided to the newborn, pediatric, and adolescent services.

MTPE 844 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatric Neurology II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with opportunities to work with subspecialists in pediatric neurology and developmental disabilities. Students gain experience in performing comprehensive pediatric neurological examinations and participate in the management of such problems as cerebral palsy, epilepsy, mental retardation, muscular dystrophy, attention deficit disorders, and learning disabilities.

MTPE 850 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics III (Sub-Internship) 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with the opportunity to serve as a sub-intern on a general pediatrics service of an approved teaching hospital. Students are generally responsible for approximately half the patient load of an intern. Students are exposed to the inpatient management of diverse pediatric diseases to facilitate the transition between the role of student clerk and intern.

MTPE 855 Clinical Clerkship: Office Preceptorship II 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with experiences in primary care pediatrics, utilizing approved osteopathic pediatricians as office preceptors. Emphasis is placed on well-baby care and the management of common pediatric/ adolescent problems presented in a private office setting. Exposure to the management of contemporary office practice is incorporated.

MTPE 880 Clinical Clerkship: Pediatrics IV (Sub-Internship) 4.00 College of Osteopathic Med
These four-week clerkships provide students with the opportunity to serve as a sub-intern on a general pediatrics service of an approved teaching hospital. Students are generally responsible for approximately half the patient load of an intern. Students are exposed to the inpatient management of diverse pediatric diseases to facilitate the transition between the role of student clerk and intern.