ELECT EMEDR - Research Elective
ELECTIVE DIRECTOR(S): Steven Conrad MD PHONE:
DURATION OF ELECTIVE: 4 Weeks
LOCATION OF ELECTIVE: LSU Health Sciences Center
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1 MINIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1
ELECTIVE OFFERED DURING BLOCKS: All
COURSE CODE: EMEDR
MUST HAVE PRIOR CONSENT TO SCHEDULE
Not offered during Blocks 5 and 6
Independent research in the department of Medicine under the direction of a previously identified Department faculty member who may or may not be the elective director
- Identification of a specific research question to be addressed prior to the start of the elective.
- Completion of a written report summarizing the research conducted during the rotation.
- Additional project-specific objectives to be assigned by the faculty research mentor.
SPECIFIC DUTIES OF SENIOR STUDENTS
To be determined by faculty mentor in conjunction with elective director.
To be assigned by faculty mentor depending on the assignment
After review of research work by research mentor and elective director, student will receive a pass/fail grade.
It is important to note that this elective cannot be used for the 8 weeks of independent research time required for the Research Distinction track, as it is to be used for fulfillment of academic credit.
HOURS PER WEEK
CONF HRS WARD HRS LAB HRS LIBRARY HRS
OR HRS CLINIC HRS LECTURE HRS READING HRS
TOTAL NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK: 32
All expect blocks 5 and 6