M4 Electives

Electives for M4 Students

OBGY-710 Advanced Outpatient Obstetrics and Gynecology

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: UT 4240

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

This course is NOT available to visiting students.

General obstetrics and gynecologic clinic experience. Conferences are held with the faculty to

discuss special problem areas in obstetrics and gynecology. This elective does not include

participation in inpatient activities.

Activity Hours/Week

Rounds 0

Didactic conferences 4

Independent learning 8

Research project Opportunities available upon request.

Outpatient Clinic 24

 

 

OBGY-720 Advanced Inpatient Obstetrics

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: UT 4240

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

This is a Nebraska Medical Center Hospital inpatient service at an advanced level emphasizing

obstetrics, designed to increase individual competence. There is daily participation in staff seminars

and teaching activities. The experience includes both hospital and outpatient experiences in both the

normal and high-risk obstetrical cases. Call opportunities are available based on the M3 schedule.

 

 

OBGY-721 Gynecologic Oncology

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: UT 4240

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

A Nebraska Medical Center Hospital service including both inpatient and outpatient activities.

Students will evaluate patients in clinics, assist with operative procedures, and participate in daily

rounds on gynecologic oncology patients. Students will also participate in conferences including

tumor board and GYN cancer conference, and Pathology conference. A presentation on a relevant

topic chosen by the student is required during the rotation, or a case report for publication.

Activity Hours/Week

Rounds 10

Didactic conferences 3

Independent learning 4

Research project 4

Outpatient Clinic 16

Surgery 18

 

 

 

OBGY-722 Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: Heartland Center for Reproductive Medicine – 7308 So. 142nd Street,

Omaha, NE

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

This elective is not available to visiting students.

Students on this rotation will work mainly at the Heartland Center. This is mainly an outpatient

service; however, surgical procedures and hospitalized patients make up a portion of the experience.

Students will evaluate patients, assist with operative procedures, participate in hospital rounds as

indicated and participate in weekly conferences in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. A

presentation on a relevant topic chosen by the student is encouraged during the rotation.

Activity Hours/Week

Rounds Varies with patient need

Didactic conferences 4

Independent learning 4

Outpatient clinic 24

Surgery 8

Research project 0

 

 

OBGY-725 Maternal Fetal Medicine

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: UT 4240

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

A Nebraska Medical Center service including both inpatient and outpatient activities. Students will

evaluate patients in clinics, assist in ultrasound evaluation of patients as assigned, assist with

operative procedures and participate in daily rounds on the Maternal Fetal Medicine service.

Students will also participate in conferences including Perinatal Conference, Grand Rounds and Case

Conferences on a weekly basis. A presentation on a relevant topic chosen by the student is

encouraged during the rotation.

Activity Hours/Week

Rounds 8-10

Didactic conferences 5

Independent learning 4-8

Outpatient clinic 16

Research project Dependent upon student participation

 

 

 

OBGY-726 Ultrasound

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: 1

Where to Report: UT 4240

Contact: Lauren Luger lauren.luger@unmc.edu, 402-559-8133

An outpatient ultrasound experience working with the sonographers and MFM physicians in the

Prenatal Diagnostic Center at the Olson Center for Women’s Health. Students will learn basic

ultrasound skills which will include hands on scanning including one to two genetic counseling

appointments with ultrasound each week. A presentation on an ultrasound topic chosen by the

student and presented at Perinatal Conference the third or fourth week of the rotation is encouraged.

Activity Hours/Week

Rounds 0

Didactic conferences 5

Independent learning 12-16

Research project 0

Independent patient care 0

Outpatient ultrasound 16-24

Surgery 0

 

 

OBGY-760 Off-Campus Obstetrics and Gynecology Elective

Periods Offered: Each four weeks

Student Limit: Must be pre-arranged

This course is NOT available to visiting students.

Electives in other geographical teaching settings. Sites for training include other University programs,

private hospital residency programs or Indian Health Service Hospitals (Phoenix, Arizona; Gallup,

New Mexico). An Off-Campus Elective Application form must be submitted for this experience.