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Mailing Address:

MSC10 5530
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Physical Address:
UNM Hospital

Ms. Hollie Medina, BA
Medical Education Program Specialist
Phone: 505-272-0932
Fax: 505-272-5821

Neuroradiology Student Clerkship

Neuroradiology
Course #: CLNS 882
Credit: Elective: Clinical
Duration: 4 weeks
Students per Rotation: 1
NOT AVAILABLE: Winter Break
Contact: Hollie Medina, 505-272-0932, hmedina@salud.unm.edu
Faculty Evaluator(s): Blaine L. Hart, MD
Prerequisite(s): n/a

Goals and Unique Aspects
In-depth exposure to neuroradiology, including clinical applications of brain and spine adult imaging, pediatric neuroimaging, and head and neck (ENT and ophthalmologic) disorders. Also provides the opportunity to pursue investigation into specific topics, either collaborative research with a faculty member in the Department of Radiology or case report and literature review.

Objectives
Exposure through current clinical material of all major areas of neuroradiology, as well as introduction to associated procedures. Design and initiate research on a specific case or topic, with a goal of publication in a peer-reviewed literature or department-sponsored internet case presentations.

Responsibilities
Observational: n/a
Clinical: n/a
Research: n/a
Teaching: n/a
Required: n/a
Optional: n/a

Supervision and Teaching
Amount and type: Daily supervision by Drs. Hart, Rupp, or Hayek.
Didactic Content: Daily neuroradiology film reading. Weekly neuroradiology conference. Monthly tumor board.

Evaluation
Criteria for Outstanding Grade: Active participation in breadth of neuroradiology clinical work, and performance and review of research work and presentation.