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Psychiatric Consultation Medicine

Director: Steven Fischel, MD
Location: Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA

Goals

This rotation provides students with experience at the interface of psychiatry and medicine. 

Objectives

The student will...

  • perform psychiatric assessment and follow-up of patients admitted to the general hospital under the supervision of members of the Psychiatry Consultation Service.
  • meet for weekly educational sessions with the Elective Director.
  • explore an area of psychosomatic medical based on the student's interests.

 

 

Course Number

 

PSY436-BA-C

 

Duration

 

4 weeks

 

Hours per Week

 

40

 

 

Night Call/Weekends

 

No/No

 

Capacity

 

1 student per Block

 

 

Alternate Dates

Available

 

Yes,  at discretion of

The Director

 

 

Transportation

Required

 

No

 

On-Campus Housing

 

Available on a first-come, first-served basis

  Prerequisite: Successful completion of Medicine and Psychiatry Clerkships.

 

 

If you would like to apply for this elective, please refer to Application Process.

Questions?

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