Predoctoral Course Catalog


Clinical Oral Medicine: Rotation at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance – 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 actively undergoing cancer therapy; specifically hematopoietic cell transplantation. Students will work closely with the SCCA Oral Medicine clinical faculty and staff relative to diagnosing and managing transplant patients with a wide range of diagnoses and in all phases of transplant, including working with hospitalized in-patients and out-patients. A wide range of oral and dental complications are likely to be experienced. Students will be working directly with attending to examine patients as wall as participate in treatment.

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

*last updated: 10/2/2019