Course Code: OBGY G815 Name of Rotation/Elective: Gynecologic Oncology Prerequisite: Successful completion of the 3rd year medical school core curriculum in Obstetrics and Gynecology Course Director: Larry Puls, MD Course Director e-mail: [email protected] Course Director phone: (864)404-2010 Course Coordinator: Coordinator e-mail: Coordinator phone: (864) 455-5886 Course Faculty (list all): Donald Wiper, MD Jeffrey Elder, MD Larry Puls, MD Location: Greenville Health System Time and Location to Report on Day 1: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology890 W. Faris Road, Ste 470 Greenville, SC 29605 Number of weeks: 4 weeks # of students per rotation: 1 per rotation Course Objectives: Upon completion of this elective, the student will be able to: 1.) Evaluate and manage acute and chronic complications of oncologic disease. 2.) Participate in the perioperative care of patients undergoing gynecologic oncology surgical procedures. 3.) Participate in the conduct of gynecologic oncology surgical procedures for the following conditions: a. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease b. Vulvar Neoplasms c. Cervical Disease and Neoplasia d. Uterine Leiomyomas e. Endometrial Carcinoma f. Ovarian Neoplasms Course Description: This four week elective in Gynecologic Oncology is offered to students who have satisfactorily completed their third year clinical rotations. Experience will be offered in an inpatient hospital-based setting under the direct supervision of resident and attending physicians. The student will be actively engaged in intraoperative and perioperative care of patients undergoing gynecologic oncology surgical procedures.