Sponsor: Donald Peterson, MD, Division Chief

Contact information: Brittany Cavanagh – cavanaghb@mlhs.org

The student will:

  • Work-up and write-up pulmonary consultations. These will be reviewed with the attending pulmonologist.
  • Round daily on all patients with the resident, fellows, and the attending pulmonologist.
  • See a wide variety of pulmonary diseases and learn to interpret pulmonary functions tests.
  • Learn medications and contraindications and assist at bronchoscopy, pleural biopsy and therocentesis.
  • Gain experience in the Sleep Disorders Center and learn ventilator management.