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Psychiatric Consultation Medicine Elective

Director: Steven Fischel, MD

Location: Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA

Goals

This rotation provides students with experience at the interface of psychiatry and medicine. 

Objectives

The student will...

  • perform psychiatric assessment and follow-up of patients admitted to the general hospital under the supervision of members of the Psychiatry Consultation Service.
  • meet for weekly educational sessions with the Elective Director.
  • explore an area of psychosomatic medical based on the student's interests.

Course Number

PSY436-BA-C

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 Medicine and Psychiatry Clerkships.

If you would like to apply for this elective, please refer to Application Process.