Overview

Overview

Location
Akron General

Duration
4 weeks 

Number of Students
1

Director(s) and Teaching Faculty

  • Mary K. Murray, MD, FACS
    Program Director, Breast Surgery Oncology Fellowship
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery NEOMED
  • Andrew Fenton, MD, FACS
    Medical Director, McDowell Cancer Center Teaching Faculty
    Professor of Surgery, NEOMED
  • Amanda Mendiola, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, NEOMED

1 Akron General Ave
Akron, Ohio 44307
330.344.6741

Description

Description

Objectives

  • Participate in the surgical management of breast disease, specifically sentinel lymph node mapping and biopsy, axillary dissection, intraoperative ultrasound, needle localization and mastectomy with reconstruction, nipple sparing mastectomies, oncoplastic breast surgery techniques, intraoperative ultrasound guided needle localizations.
  • Participate in the outpatient setting to learn how to apply risk stratification models to the therapeutic decision making process.
  • Review genetics as it relates to breast disease.
  • Learn about the decision making process for adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment of breast cancer.
  • Participate in breast cancer research, clinical or bench. (OPTIONAL)

Night Call/Special Requirements

  • None