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MEDICAL STUDENTS : UGME Electives

LOCATION

University of Alberta Hospital, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Grey Nuns Hospital, Misericordia Hospital.

OUTLINE

Students will become familiar with the examination and treatment of Urological diseases. Experience will be gained in both clinic and operating room settings.

OBJECTIVES

The basic objective of the elective is to expose the student to general Urological problems that would be encountered in family practice. It is also designed to expose the student to the wide range of Urologic subspecialties.

SUB-SPECIALITIES(S)
  • Andrology - Derek Bochinski
  • Endourology - Tim Wollin, Trevor Schuler, Shubha De, Derek Bochinski
  • Female Urology - Gary Gray, Blair St Martin
  • Laparoscopy - Michael Hobart, Eric Estey, Howard Evans
  • Minimally Invasive - Michael Hobart, Eric Estey, Howard Evans, Michael Chetner, Niels Jacobsen, Trevor Schuler, Tim Wollin
  • Pediatric Urology - Darcie Kiddoo, Peter Metcalfe
  • Reconstructive Urology - Keith Rourke
  • Renal Transplant - Gerry Todd, Ron Moore, Trevor Schuler
  • Uro-Oncology - Gerry Todd, Ron Moore, Michael Chetner, David Mador, Eric Estey, Niels Jacobsen, Trevor Schuler
DURATION: 2-4 weeks

NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 3

TO SCHEDULE AN ELECTIVE CONTACT

Office of Surgical Education - Speciality Surgery
Undergraduate Medical Education Program Assistant - Katrina Pederson

Telephone: (780) 735-5953
Fax: (780) 735-5459
Email: specsurg@ualberta.ca