Outpatient Rotation: Endocrinology
The resident spends 4 weeks on the endocrine rotation, including 1 week on endocrine consults and three weeks in endocrine clinic. During this rotation, the resident will gain experience with diabetes management, thyroid disorders, pituitary disorders, adrenal disorders and learn the intricacies of osteoporosis and disease of the bone. The resident may also spend time in the PCOS clinic, the lipid clinic and the renal stone clinic. Residents will rotate through the diabetes education and diabetes nutrition clinics to acquire experience with the aspects of diabetes self-care that may not be sufficiently emphasized in clinic.