MD - Urology (UROL)

MD - Urology (UROL)

UROL 3500  Urology Subinternship  (4 Credit Hours)  

The student will function as much in the capacity of an intern as can be permitted under present medico-legal limitations. Ward rounds will be made daily with the residents; attendance and participation in outpatient clinics will be expected; and the student will assist in both diagnostic and operative procedures. Weekly staff pyelogram conferences, IVP conferences, faculty and resident lectures, daily sign out rounds with staff on call, and monthly D & C Conferences are held and the student is expected to attend. All outpatient clinics meet with an attending physician. Seminars and Visiting Professor Programs are open to the student.

UROL 4000  Urology  (4 Credit Hours)  

Students enrolled in this elective will make ward rounds daily with the residents; attendance and participation in outpatient clinics will be expected; and the student will assist in both diagnostic and operative procedures. Weekly staff pyelogram conferences, IVP conferences, faculty and resident lectures, daily sign out rounds with staff on call, and monthly D & C Conferences are held and the student is expected to attend. All outpatient clinics meet with an attending physician. Seminars and Visiting Professor Programs are open to the student.

UROL 4020  Urology  (2 Credit Hours)  

During this 2-week rotation, students will make ward rounds daily with the residents; attendance and participation in outpatient clinics will be expected; and the student will assist in both diagnostic and operative procedures. Weekly staff pyelogram conferences, IVP conferences, faculty and resident lectures, daily sign out rounds with staff on call, and monthly D & C Conferences are held and the student is expected to attend. All outpatient clinics meet with an attending physician. Seminars and Visiting Professor Programs are open to the student.

UROL 4040  Urology Research  (4 Credit Hours)  

This course is an independent research elective for students in their clinical years: students must identify a faculty PI and negotiate content and deliverables with the faculty.

UROL 5500  Clinical Preceptorship - Uro  (1 Credit Hour)  

Preceptorships are available to T1 & T2 students who are interested in the specialty. Students must identify a physician to shadow. Students must have their preceptorship approved in advance by the Senior Associate Dean of Admissions and Student Affairs.

UROL 5540  Urology Research  (1 Credit Hour)  

5000-level research opportunities are available to T1 & T2 students who are interested in the specialty. Students must identify a faculty member with whom to conduct research. Students must have their research prospectus form approved in advance by the Senior Associate Dean of Admissions and Student Affairs.

UROL 9000  Urology Visiting Student  (4 Credit Hours)  

This rotation is available only to visiting MD students, from US schools of medicine, in the clinical phase of their training: Tulane SOM does not accept visiting students from international schools of medicine. Visiting MD students must apply through AAMC's VSAS system to be eligible to enroll; pre-clinical visiting MD students are not eligible.

UROL 9020  Urology Visiting Student  (2 Credit Hours)  

This rotation is available only to visiting MD students, from US schools of medicine, in the clinical phase of their training: Tulane SOM does not accept visiting students from international schools of medicine. Visiting MD students must apply through AAMC's VSAS system to be eligible to enroll; pre-clinical visiting MD students are not eligible.