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Predoctoral Course Catalog


Clinical Oral Medicine: Rotation at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center – Selective

Credits: 1
Course Director: Dr. David Dean
Quarter/Year: Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring /4

Course Description

This is a clinical elective for students that affords the opportunity to see and work with patients treated at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center; particularly those treated with hematopoietic cell transplantation. Students work closely with the FHCC Oral Medicine clinical faculty and staff in the diagnosis and management of oral conditions in patients with a range of cancer and hematologic diagnoses during different phases of treatment. Students work directly with OM attendings to examine patients and create diagnostic and therapeutic treatment plans. A wide range of oral and dental complications are likely to be experienced.

*Schedule can vary, as long as 10 clinic sessions over 10 weeks are covered.

*last updated: 03/13/2024