May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PA 566 Pediatrics

(4 credits/weeks)
This four week rotation takes place in an outpatient and /or inpatient setting. Through supervised exposure to patients in a pediatric practice setting, the student is given the opportunity to become familiar with the parameters of normal growth and development, proper assessment of the newborn, immunizations schedules, nutritional requirements, the evaluation and management of common pediatric problems, and acute illness in the pediatric population.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of the didactic phase of the PA program.