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Surgery-Hy (SURG)

SURG 700 Surgical Core Clerkship (15) Fundamental surgical course for medical students designed to provide basic surgical information and clinical exposure.
Effective: Winter 1978
Prerequisite: completion of first two years of medical school  

SURG 710 General Surgery Acting Internship (5) Four week General Surgery Acting Internship.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: successful completion of all third year clerkships and pre- conference with course director  

SURG 711 Cardiothoracic Surgery Acting Internship (5) Acting Internship in Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year core clerkships; pre-conference with course director  

SURG 712 Surgical Endocrinology Elective (5) An in-depth experience involving the medical and surgical management of endocrinological disorders.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year core clerkships  

SURG 713 Vascular Surgery Acting Internship (5) An opportunity for in-depth experience in vascular surgery.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year core clerkships  

SURG 714 Transplant Surgery Acting Internship (5) An in-depth experience in the preoperative evaluation, intra-operative procedures, and postoperative management of kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant patients.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: third year core clerkships  

SURG 720 Plastic Surgery Acting Internship (5) Preceptorship with an active plastic surgical service at The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center or an affiliated hospital.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: completion of the third-year core clerkships  

SURG 722 Hand Surgery Acting Internship (5) Surgical Acting Internship experience in Hand Surgery.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year core clerkships  

SURG 740 Urology Acting Internship (5) In-depth experience in evaluation and management of urologic problems.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year core clerkships  

SURG 741 Intensive Respiratory Care -- Anesthesia (5) Students are taught to assess and manage acute respiratory insufficiency.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: successful completion of all 3rd year clinical clerkships  

SURG 745 (PED 745) Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Elective (5) This fourth-year elective provides an introduction to the operative repair and peri-operative management of simple and complex congenital heart disease.
Effective: Summer 2009
Prerequisite: third-year core clerkships  

SURG 770 Otolaryngology Acting Internship (5) A clinical experience devoted to disorders of the ears, nose, throat, and head and neck.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year requirements  

SURG 771 Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Elective for Third Year Medical Students (2.5) This course provides exposure to basic concepts for diagnosis and management of ear, nose and throat problems in children and adults.
Effective: Summer 2009
Prerequisite: successful completion of any third year course which includes direct patient care  

SURG 780 Pediatric Surgery Acting Internship (5) Exposure to the surgical crises of the pediatric patient and their treatment.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: completion of all third-year requirements  

SURG 796 Surgery Individual Studies (5) Creative projects including nonthesis research, supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: successful completion of 3rd year core clerkships. Student must contact course director for approval prior to registering for course.  

SURG 796A Surgery Individual Studies for 3rd Year Medical Students (2.5) Surgery Individual Studies for 3rd Year Medical Students.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: successful completion of one 3rd year core clerkship  

SURG 797 Surgery Special Topics (5) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: successful completion of 3rd year core clerkships. Student must contact course director for approval prior to registering for this course.  

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