Neurology

LOCATION: Ruby Memorial Hospital of the WVU Hospitals, Inc., Morgantown, West Virginia
PRECEPTOR: Ann Murray, MD
DURATION: 2 or 4 weeks
OFFERED: Continuously
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 2 students
STATUS: Elective

Objectives

To broaden the student's knowledge and experience in neurology.

Methods to Achieve Objectives

The student will spend time on the Neurology inpatient service and the Neurology clinic. If desired, the student may also spend time in the neurophysiology lab participating in the EMG/NCV and EEG testing. Student will perform histories and neurological examinations on patients assigned to the student and will share in their care. Student will assist in emergency consultations both in the hospital and in the emergency room and will attend and participate in neurology conferences.

Examination Procedures and Evaluation Criteria

Daily observation.

Pre-Rotation Instructions

Contact Dr. Murray, amurray8@hsc.wvu.edu two weeks prior to rotation start date to set up an educational plan for the rotation.

On first day of rotation, report to Suite 7500 Health Sciences Center South at 8:00 a.m.