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Chair/Kevin L. Garvin, M.D.
Academic Coordinator/Curtis W. Hartman, M.D.
Gerianne Miller, Curriculum Coordinator
Lauritzen Outpatient Center, 4th floor Rm 4-14-043
Phone: 402-559-2258

ORTH 722 ORTHOPAEDIC SERVICE 4 Credit Hours

ELECTIVE

This orthopaedic experience will offer both inpatient and outpatient management of orthopaedic problems on the team selected. The student will be expected to attend all resident and didactic teaching conferences and assist in the management of all inpatients. The student will benefit from the association with the faculty and the residents and become acquainted with the facets and techniques of orthopaedic surgery. Activity-Hours/Weeks. Rounds-6 to 8. Didactic conferences-5. Independent learning-6. Research project-Varies. Clinic-8 to 10 hours. Surgery-15 to 20 hours. Black Team (Hand) -1 student. Blue Team (Spine)-1 student. Gold Team (Adult Reconstruction)-1 student. Green Team (Trauma)-1 student. Red Team (Sports/Shoulder Upper Extremity/Musculoskeletal Oncology)-1 student. Faculty per team: Black Team: Dr. Philipp Streubel. Blue Team: Dr. Chris Cornett. Gold Team: Drs. Kevin Garvin, Curtis Hartman and Beau Konigsberg. Green Team: Drs. Matthew Morimino, Justin Siebler, and Miguel Daccarett. Red Team : Dr. Mark Dietrich (Sports), Dr. Matthew Teusink (Shoulder and Upper Extremity), and Dr. Sean McGarry (Musculoskeletal Oncology).

Credit Hour Breakdown: 4 Cr Hours; Synchronous 10, Clinical 25, Other 5

Contact: Geri Miller; gmiller@unmc.edu; 402-559-2258; MSB 2544 (Zip 1080).

Typically Offered: Each four weeks.

Capacity: 5.

Visiting Student Information: Visiting Students are not to contact faculty or clinical departments prior to acceptance through VSAS. Doing so is considered a professional breach and may disqualify the student from being offered a rotation.

ORTH 723 PEDS ORTHO SERVICE 4 Credit Hours

ELECTIVE

The purpose of this course is to introduce the interested student to the intricacies and problems associated with care of the child with musculoskeletal problems. Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery has become a unique subspecialty of orthopaedics, and thus those students interested in further study of the care of children and/or orthopaedics will find this rotation most beneficial. Activity-Hours/Week. Rounds-4. Didactic conferences-3. Independent learning-6. Research project-Variable Clinic-16 to 20. Operating Room-16 to 20.

Credit Hour Breakdown: 4 Cr Hours; Synchronous 3, Clinical 31, Other 6

Contact: Stephanie Jensen; sjensen@childrensomaha.org; 402-955-6317.

Typically Offered: Each four weeks.

Capacity: 1. Location: Children's Hospital Omaha.

Visiting Student Information: Visiting Students are not to contact faculty or clinical departments prior to acceptance through VSAS. Doing so is considered a professional breach and may disqualify the student from being offered a rotation.

ORTH 762 OFF CAMPUS ELECTIVE 4 Credit Hours

ELECTIVE

An Off-Campus Elective Application form must be submitted for this experience. Geri Miller must sign off on the off-campus elective application form on behalf of orthopaedic surgery.

Credit Hour Breakdown: 4 Cr Hours; Clinical 40

Prerequisite:  Off-Campus Approval form completed.

Contact: Geri Miller; gmiller@unmc.edu; 402-559-2258; MSB 2544 (Zip 1080).

Typically Offered: Each four weeks.

Capacity: Variable. Location: Variable.

Visiting Student Information: This course is NOT available to visiting students.

ORTH 799 RSCH ORTHO SURGERY 4 Credit Hours

ELECTIVE

This rotation is no longer available unless special arrangements are made with a UNMC Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty Member and our Clinical Research Nurse, Dana Schwarz. If interested in an orthopaedic surgery research month, please contact the appropriate faculty member and Dana Schwarz (phone: 402-559-4167 or dschwarz@unmc.edu) to schedule.

Credit Hour Breakdown: 4 Cr Hours; Research 40

Prerequisite:  Special arrangements made with a UNMC Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty Member and CRN, Dana Schwartz.

Contact: Geri Miller; gmiller@unmc.edu; 402-559-2258; MSB 2544 (Zip 1080).

Typically Offered: variable

Visiting Student Information: This course is NOT available to visiting students.