Overview

Overview

Location
Akron General

Duration
4 weeks

Number of Students
2

Director(s)
William Papouras, MD, FACS
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
330.344.6741

Teaching Faculty

  • Andrew Fenton, MD, FACS — Professor of Surgery
  • Scott Awender, MD, FACS — Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Mark C. Horattas, MD, FACS — Chairman, Professor of Surgery
  • Robert Marley, MD, FACS — Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Walter Chlysta, MD, FACS — Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • William C. Papouras, MD, FACS — Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Noaman Ali, MD — Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Christopher Daigle, MD
Description

Description

Objectives

  • To develop advanced cognitive, affective and psychomotor skills in general surgery.

Description

  • Medical students will participate in all the teaching activities of the General Surgery Department which include: participation in daily morning (6:00 am) Teaching rounds with the General Surgery residents and attending physicians.
  • As an integral part of the surgical team, the student will participate in the office practice, on rounds, in the operating room assisting and performing in operative procedures and in critical care.
  • Required to attend the morning teaching conferences of the Department of Surgery, the Surgical Morbidity and Mortality conference and Grand Rounds or Surgery/Oncology Conferences.

Night Call / Special Requirements

  • None