Orthopaedics Acting Internship: ORTS-449

Department: Orthopaedics

Instructor: William Postma, MD

Contact: AY 2016-2017 Chief Resident John Marcel

Phone Number: Coming Soon

Location: MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Duration: Four Weeks

Max Students: 2 students/block

Description: Description Coming Soon

 


 

Advanced Clerkship in Orthopaedics: ORTS-500

Department: Orthopaedics

Instructor: William Postma, MD

Contact: AY 2016-2017 Chief Resident JJ Marcel

Phone Number: 202-444-8553

Location: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and affiliates

Duration: Four Weeks

Max Students: 10 students/ block

Description: This elective is on the Orthopaedic Service designed for students in the fourth year who are interested in orthopaedics as a career or a least would like to explore the possibility of making orthopaedics a career. One quarter of the student’s time and half of his/her effort will be directed towards formal and informal teaching conferences. During this rotation the students are expected to perform as acting interns with regards to patient management and preparation for surgical cases. Students participate in didactic sessions, teaching rounds, and conferences. All students have equal exposure to faculty in both didactic conferences and surgical cases.