Contact Information

Office of the University Registrar


Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Office of the University Registrar
4301 Jones Bridge Road, A1041
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Fourth-Year Clerkship Coordinator

Mrs. Xochilth J. Torres
Registration Specialist/Registrar Assistant
Phone: (301) 295-3448
E-mail: xochilth.torres@usuhs.edu

Course Descriptions by Department- Anesthesiology

4th year Anesthesiology Clerkship/Sub internship Points of Contact: All students must print a student packet through Blackboard prior to starting their 4th year Anesthesia rotation. If you have difficulty with obtaining a packet, contact the Anesthesia Secretary in room C-1090 at 295-3140. It is the students' responsibility to ensure that an evaluation of their performance is returned both to the Registrar's Office and the Anesthesia Department. When scheduling electives, please be specific as to which of the 5 electives you are scheduling and provide a copy of your scheduled course to the Department of Anesthesiology. If there is a change of date or a cancellation for the scheduled rotation, a copy of that information must be provided to the Anesthesia Secretary in room C-1090.

**BAMC

Student Coordinator
Dr. Norton Stuart (210) 916-2118 / norton.stuart@amedd.army.mil

Residency Director
LTC Rocky Reston (210) 292-7956/ rocky.reston@lackland.af.mil

GME Office

Patricia Trevino
(210) 916-4512 /patricia.trevino@amedd.army.mil

DEAMC

Student Coordinator
MAJ James Sellars
(706) 787-7005; Pgr (706) 787-0818 / james.sellars@us.army.mil

GME Office

Caren Ernsperger
(706) 787-1648 / caren.b.ernsperger@us.army.mil

MAMC

Student Coordinator
COL Joseph P. Miller
(253) 968-1975 / joseph.perretty.miller@us.army.mil

Residency Director
Kathy Rogers
(253) 968-1511 / kathy.rogers@us.army.mil

GME Office
Mary Jane Slade
(757) 953-7001 / mary.slade@med.navy.mil

NMCP

2nd half of 4th year only (interns first half)

Student Coordinator
Gay Cornelius
(757) 953-5109 / gay.cornelius@med.navy.mil

Residency Director
Mary Duran
(757) 953-3270 / mary.duran@med.navy.mil

GME Office
Mary Jane Slade
(757) 953-7001 / mary.slade@med.navy.mil

NMCSD

Student Coordinator
Mrs. Erin Quiko
619-532-9369 / erin.quiko@med.navy.mil

Secretary
Rose Si Fuentes (619) 532-7270 / rose.sifuentes@med.navy.mil

NNMC

Student Coordinator
Dr. Michael Fahlgren
(301) 295-4455 ext 168 / michael.fahlgren@med.navy.mil

GME Office
Leanda Dulaney
(301) 319-8278 / leanda.dulaney@med.navy.mil

ICU Scheduling Office
Kathryn Bomysoad
(301) 295-5790 / kathryn.bomysoad@usuhs.edu

TAMC

Student Coordinator
Dr. Kimberly Kelly-Harper
Pager (808) 577-1129 / kimberly.kelly-harper@amedd.army.mil

GME Office
Gary Christal
(808) 433-2457 / gary.christal@us.army.mil

Amata Taifane
(808) 433-6982 / amata.taifane@us.army.mil

Secretary
Gina Dickinson / gina.dickinson@amedd.army.mil

WHMC

Student Coordinator
LTC Rocky Reston
(210) 292-7956 / rocky.reston@lackland.af.mil

GME Office
Sharyn Heights
(210) 292-7443 / sharyn.heights@lackland.af.mil

Jaime Acevedo
(210) 292-7441 / jaime.acevedo@lackland.af.mil

WRAMC

Student Coordinator
Dr. Jeffrey Sagel
(202) 782-0039 / Jeffrey.sagel@amedd.army.mil

ICU Coordinator
Dr. Christian Popa
(202) 782-0039 / christian.popa@amedd.army.mil

GME Office
Naima Grove
(202) 782-6754 / naima.grove@amedd.army.mil

**Means contact Department before you go the the GME Office.

ANR4200, Anesthesia Clerkship
ANR4210, SICU Clerkship
ANR4220, Pain Management
ANR4230, Research in Anesthesiology

Course #: ANR4200, Anesthesia Clerkship
Course Type: C
Department: ANR
Duration: 4
Hours: 5
(Letter/Pass/Fail): P

Description: Students are exposed to the role of the anesthesia provider in the areas of preoperative evaluation of patient for anesthesia and planning of the anesthesia management based on sound physiological reasoning, management of the unconscious patient, instrumentation of the airway, and providing the necessary/analgesia and relaxant support for surgical procedures.

Comments: Clerkship is designed to teach fundamental principles of perioperative patient management.

Sites: BAMC, MAMC, NNMC, NMCP, NMCSD, WHMC, WRAMC, WBAMC, DDEAMC, TAMC

Course #: ANR4210, SICU Clerkship
Course Type: C
Department: ANR
Duration: 4
Hours: 5
(Letter/Pass/Fail): P

Description: Students are involved in managing patients in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit, including participating in appropriate H&P's exam, data collection, and therapeutic decision-making. Students partake in the performance of various procedures and techniques.

Comments: Clerkship is designed to teach student the fundamental principles and techniques use to care for critically ill patients.

Sites: WHMC, WRAMC, BAMC, NMCSD, NMCP

Course #: ANR4220, Pain Management
Course Type: C
Department: ANR
Duration: 4
Hours: 5
(Letter/Pass/Fail): P

Description: Students will be involved in the care of pts in the pain management clinic. Responsible for supervised evaluation of new and returning pts. Participate in performing appropriate regional conduction blocks, and developing outpatient treatment regimens. Participate inpatient consultations, become familiar with various forms of post-op analgesia.

Comments: Objective of pain mgt is to educate students in the mgt of chronic and acute pain syndromes.

Sites: BAMC, WHMC, WRAMC, NNMC

Course #: ANR4230, Research in Anesthesiology
Course Type: C
Department: ANR
Duration: 4
Hours: 5
(Letter/Pass/Fail): P

Description: Students will become involved in an on-going research project in the Anesthesia Department. Students will be able to choose their project and learn basic lab techniques. Projects related to clinical aspects of anesthesia, as well as the mechanism of action of anesthetic drugs are available. Students will have opportunity to work with military anesthesiologist engaged in research projects at USUHS.

Comments: Research will allow student to correlate the principles of basic science to clinical practice. Students must contact the Anesthesiology Research Coordinator, Dr. John Capacchione, directly via email prior to scheduling the research elective. Students will only be accepted if there is staff available to work with them on a project during the time the student desires to rotate with the department. Dr. Capacchione's email is john.capacchione@usuhs.edu.

Sites: USUHS