Health Sciences
2012-2013 University Calendar

7 Faculty of Medicine : 7.5 Departments and Units in the Faculty of Medicine : 7.5.23 Pediatrics

Core Courses
This Department contributes to the multidisciplinary curriculum components of Basis of Medicine and Introduction to Clinical Medicine. In addition, see the Elective Program for elective opportunities.
PAED 301 Pediatrics - ICM.
(1) Provides the students with a data base in pediatrics in order for them to approach the clerkship with some basic understanding of pediatric problems. The course will cover aspects of growth, perinatology, morbidity-mortality in Pediatrics, nutrition, fluid balance, infections of many systems, and neurologic and psychologic development. The course will consist of didactic teaching and small group tutorials where problems related to lecture content are discussed.
PAED 401 Pediatrics - Clerkships.
(8) Clerkship in Pediatrics as a member of a clinical service provides the opportunity for experience in the management of pediatric problems under supervision. The clerkship includes ward and ambulatory rotations at the Montreal Children's Hospital and newborn experience at either the Jewish General Hospital or the Royal Victoria Hospital. The clerks participate in a series of core-material conferences in addition to the regularly scheduled educational program of the hospital.

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