Student Elective

Clinical Neuro-ophthalmology (ID 340)

Students will actively participate in the busy outpatient, inpatient (consultative) and surgical practices of Drs. Liu, Shindler, Tamhankar, Avery, Ross, and Hamedani, full-time faculty members comprising the U. Penn. Division of Neuro-ophthalmology serving HUP, the Scheie Eye Institute, VA and CHOP. Attendance at the biweekly neuro-ophthalmology conference at HUP (1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 8:00 AM) and the monthly conference at SEI (2nd Friday at 7:00 AM) will be expected (and a presentation at the latter is required). One-month electives are offered. Clinical research projects will be available and encouraged. Only one student per month; preference given to U. Penn medical students.

Prerequisite: Neurology 200 or Ophthalmology 200. Approval from Dr. Liu.


Student A rotation

Check Liu schedule for any changes/canceled dates for Dr. Liu. If any of the attendings are away, please find another attending's clinic in which to work.

  Monday Tuesday  Wed. Thursday  Friday
AM Tamhankar (SEI)
7:30 AM

(1st, 3rd)
HUP neuro-ophth.
8:00 AM
Gates 3 Lobby conference room**

Professor's Rounds
8:00 AM
Gates 3 Lobby
conference room**

(1st - 5th)
Liu (HUP)
8:45 AM

Liu (HUP)
7:30 AM
Shindler (SEI)
8 AM or after
SEI grand rounds

7:00 - 8:00 AM SEI neuro-ophth. conference

(1st, 3rd, 5th)
Liu (HUP)
7:30 AM

(2nd, 4th)
Tamhankar (SEI)
8 AM

PM Hamedani (HUP)
1:00 PM
Liu (CHOP)
12:30 PM
Avery (HUP)
1 PM

(1st, 3rd)
Ross (SEI)
1 PM

(2nd, 4th)
1 PM

(VA) 1 PM

Avery (CHOP)
12:45 PM

**except end of June and all of July and August