Neuro-Ophthalmology
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.

Schedule:


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 (1st Monday)
meet with Dr. Ross for introduction
5th floor Scheie Eye Institute (SEI) exam rooms
7:30 AM

Tamhankar (SEI)
after above or 7:30 AM


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

(2nd)
HUP Liu
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

(2nd)
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)
Tamhankar
(SEI OR)
1 PM

(5th)
Shindler
(VA) 1 PM

Avery (CHOP)
12:45 PM

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