Overview

Overview

Location
Akron General

Duration
4 weeks

Number of Students
1

Chief of Service
James Gebel, MD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
1 Akron General Ave.
Akron, Ohio 44307

Contact
Lisa Lawson
Student Coordinator
330.344.5470
LawsonL@ccf.org

Teaching Faculty

  • Raed Azzam, MD — Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
  • William Freiberg, MD
  • Norman Friedman, MD — Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
  • James Gebel, MD — Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
  • William Novak, MD — Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Description

Description

Objectives

  • To expose the student to the neurologic patient in both inpatient and outpatient settings and gain necessary skills to assess via the history and physical examination

Description

  • Participate in daily teaching rounds with the attending and house staff, and will become familiar with arteriography, computerized tomography and MRI.
  • Become proficient in the performance of the neurological examination in order to assess the acuity and prognosis of the clinical problem, and formulate a rational plan of investigation and management in conjunction with the teaching team.

Night Call/Special Requirements

  • None