Gynecologic Oncology

LOCATION: Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
PRECEPTORS: Michael A. Schiano, M.D. /Gyn Hospital Service
DURATION: 2 or 4 weeks
OFFERED: Continuously
STATUS: Elective


To provide an experience with the management of the Gyn cancer patient including preoperative and post-operative management, and the methods of surgical intervention available; To provide exposure to the multidisciplinary approach to care of Gyn cancer patients.

Methods to Achieve Objectives

Delivery of patient care in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Responsibilities will be shared with the resident staff and supervised by the faculty.

Examination Procedures and Evaluation Criteria

Daily observation.

Pre-Rotation Instructions

Contact preceptor 2 weeks before the beginning of the rotation. You may contact Jennifer Cooperrider. If you are a visiting student you must report to Charissa Davis on the first day of rotation at 9:15 AM.