Didactics Curriculum

Brooks Teaching

Allergy/Immunology

  • Food Allergies and Anaphylaxis
  • Recurrent Infections and Immunodeficiencies

Cardiology

  • Heart Murmurs/Cardiac Assessment
  • Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies
  • Cyanotic/Acyanotic Congenital Heart Disease
  • Syncope
  • Chest Pain
  • EKGs/ECHOs/Holter Monitors/etc.
  • Arrhythmias

Critical Care

  • Airway Management
  • ICP and Brain Death
  • Respiratory Failure

Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics

  • Substance Abuse
  • Depression and Suicide
  • Learning Disabilities/Intellectual Disabilities
  • Sexuality/Gender Disorders
  • ADHD

Jessika Teaching

Emergency Medicine

  • Foreign Bodies and Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Ophthalmologic Emergencies
  • Fractures
  • Pain Management

Endocrinology

  • Hypoglycemia
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism
  • Short Stature
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (and other adrenal disorders)

Gastroenterology

  • Diarrhea
  • GI Bleeding
  • Inflammatory Bowel disease
  • Livery and Pancreatic Disorders
  • Functional Abdominal Pain and Constipation
  • Celiac Disease
  • Common Nutritional Deficiencies

Genetics

  • Connective Tissue Disorders/Skeletal Disorders
  • Trisomy 21/Fragile X
  • Newborn Screen/Errors of Metabolism

Omayma Teaching

Global Health

  • Introduction to Global Health
  • Travel Medicine
  • Respiratory Illnesses
  • Vaccine Preventable Diseases
  • Immigrant and Refugee Health

Hematology/Oncology

  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Anemia
  • Bone Marrow Failure
  • Hematologic Manifestations of Systemic Diseases
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Bleeding/Clotting Disorders
  • Leukemia/Lymphoma
  • Bone and Solid Tumors
  • Brain Tumors
  • Bonor Marrow Transplant

Infectious Diseases

  • Pneumonia
  • Pharyngitis/Lymphadenitis
  • Meningitis
  • HIV
  • Arthropod Borne Diseases
  • Osteomyelitis/Soft Tissue Infections
  • Approach to Antibiotic Choices

Neonatology

  • Infections of the Newborn
  • Neonatal HIV
  • Birth Injuries
  • Abnormalities of the Respiratory Tract
  • Abnormailities of the GI Tract
  • Blood Abnormalities
  • Substance Abuse and Withdrawal
  • Infants of Diabetic Mothers
  • Most Common Birth Defects

Didactics

Nephrology

  • Fluid and Electrolyte Management
  • Hematuria
  • Proteinuria/Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Congenital Renal Disease (Multicystic/Polycystic/Horseshoe Kidney)

Neurology

  • Seizures
  • Movement Disorders
  • Headaches
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Demyelinating Disorders
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Neurofibromatosis/Tuberous Sclerosis

Orthopedics

  • Common Sports Injuries
  • Back Pain/Scoliosis

Pulmonology

  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Apnea in Childhood and Infancy
  • Sleep Disorders/Noisy Breathing
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Simulation

Rheumatology

  • Joint Exam
  • Vasculitis/SLE
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Toxicology

  • Bites and Stings
  • Approach to Childhood Poisonings
  • Toxicology Screening/Testing

Urology

  • Common Urologic Problems
  • Management of Children with and without Circumcision

Other

  • Residents as Teachers
  • Professionalism
  • Physician Wellness
  • Ethics
  • Humanism
  • Simulation
  • Death and Dying
  • Fatigue