Pediatric Endocrinology Elective Director: Ksenia Tonyushkina, MD Location: Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA Goals This rotation develops skills in the assessment and management of patients with common pediatric endocrinopathies, and teaches the normal patterns of childhood growth and sexual maturation. Objectives The student will... learn how to take a competent growth history. competently perform a pubertal exam. understand outpatient diabetes management. Course Number PED421-BA-O Duration 4 weeks Hours per Week 40 Night Call/Weekends No/No Capacity 1 student per Block Alternate Dates Available Yes, at discretion of The Director Transportation Required No On-Campus Housing Available on a first-come, first-served basis Prerequisite: Successful completion of Pediatric Clerkship. If you would like to apply for this elective, please refer to Application Process.