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Elective Courses for Undergrad and Postgrad Rotations

Elective Course Information
Elective Programs for Clinical Rotations

All content and available course information last updated in 2019.
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Elective and short course training duration per candidate must be at least 2 weeks long per elective in each department or division.


One or more departments and divisions can be chosen for electives.
For example, if one were to take two electives consecutively, they would spend a minimum total of four weeks in the Faculty of Medicine.


Each elective program round opens on every first and third Monday of each month, except throughout April.



Inbound Elective Course Information

Inbound Postgraduate Short Course Information


Apply for Elective/Short Term program at Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital




Undergraduate Programs

The Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University offers a variety of programs for undergraduate students wishing to study with the Faculty for their Clinical Rotaion period in their senior year at their home institution.

Candidates should be senior medical students with adequate clinical experience at the time of their elective period.



Undergraduates - Anesthesiology

Departments and Available Periods


Pain Management
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Complicated
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Respiratory Care
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Intensive
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Undergraduates - Emergency Medicine

Available Periods


Year-round



Undergraduates - Family Medicine

Available Periods


Year-round



Undergraduates - Medicine

Departments and Available Periods


General Medicine
Year-round


Allergy, Immunology, & Rheumatology
Undergraduate rounds: Year-round
Cardiology
Year-round
Dermatology
Undergraduate rounds: January, February, September, October, November, December
Endocrinology & Metabolism
Year-round
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Year-round
Infectious Diseases
August, September, November
Nephrology
January, October
Neurology
Year-round except June, July, and December
Hematology
February, June, August, September, October, November
Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
All year except April and December


Undergraduates - Obstetrics & Gynecology

Available Periods


General
Undergraduate only rounds: January, February, June, July, August, November, December



Undergraduates - Ophthalmology

Available Periods


2-13 September 2019, 21-1 October 2019, 25-6 November 19, 6-17 January 2020, 10-21 February 2020



Undergraduates - Orthopedics

Undergraduate candidates are only accepted within their clinical rotations within their 5th or 6th year.

Departments and Available Periods


Spine
All year


Hand and Microsurgery
Year-round
Sports Medicine
Year-Round
Pediatric Orthopedics
Year-Round
Trauma
Year-round


Undergraduates - Otolaryngology

Available Periods


Undergraduates only rounds: Year-round, except May



Undergraduates - Pathology

Departments and Available Periods


Anatomical Pathology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Clinical Pathology

Hematology
Undergraduates only round: March
Immunology
May, June, July, August
Pharmacogenomics
May, June
Virology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Clinical Chemistry
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Microbiology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Blood Blank – HLA
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Toxicology – POCT
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Human Genetics
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Forensic Pathology
Year-round


Undergraduates - Pediatrics

Undergraduate candidates are only accepted within their clinical rotations in their 5th or 6th year.

Departments and Available Periods


Allergy Immunology & Rheumatology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Gastroenterology
January, February, June, August, September, November
Infectious Diseases
January, February, March, August, November
Neonatology
February, March, May, June, September, October
Nephrology
Year-round except January, May, October
Pediatric Critical Care
Year-round
Pulmonary
Year-round


Undergraduates - Surgery

Departments and Available Periods


General Surgery (limited to only two participants a month)
Undergraduates only rounds: Year-round, except June


Neurosurgery
All year except June
Thoracic Surgery
Year-round
Breast and Endocrine Surgery
Undergraduates only rounds: January, March, May, July, September, November
Urology
Year-round except June
Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery
Year-round
Pediatric Surgery
Year-round
Vascular & Transplantation Surgery
Year-round


Undergraduates - Rehabilitation Medicine

Available Periods


Year-round except February and March



Undergraduates - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiology

Department and Available Periods


Nuclear Medicine
Year-round



Postgraduate Programs

The Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University offers a variety of programs for postgraduate candidates wishing to study with the Faculty for their Clinical Rotaion period.

Candidates should be a resident, fellow, or physician at the time of their training period.



Postgraduates - Anesthesiology

Departments and Available Periods


Pain Management
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Complicated
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Respiratory Care
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Intensive
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Postgraduates - Community Medicine

Available Period


(Postgraduate only) July to August



Postgraduates - Emergency Medicine

Available Period


Year-round



Postgraduates - Family Medicine

Available Period


Year-round



Postgraduates - Medicine

Departments and Available Periods


General Medicine
Year-round


Allergy, Immunology, & Rheumatology
Year-round except February and August
Cardiology
Year-round
Dermatology
Postgraduate rounds: January, February, May, June, July, August, September
Endocrinology & Metabolism
Year-round
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Year-round
Infectious Diseases
August, September, November
Nephrology
January, October
Neurology
Year-round except June, July, and December
Hematology
February, June, August, September, October, November
Oncology
Postgraduate rounds: February, May, September
Pulmonary Medicine & Critical Care
Postgraduate round: October
Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Year-round except April and December


Postgraduates - Ophthalmology

Departments and Available Periods


Pediatric and Strabismus
Postgraduate only: February, May, August, November


Cornea & Refractive Surgery
Postgraduate only: March, June, September, December
Retina & Vitreous
Postgraduate only: January, August, October
Glaucoma
Postgraduate only: January, May, September, November
Oculoplastics
Postgraduate only: March, June, September, November


Postgraduates - Orthopedics

Departments and Available Periods


Spine
Year-round


Hand and Microsurgery
Year-round
Tumor
Postgraduate rounds: Year-round
Sports Medicine
Year-Round
Pediatric Orthopedics
Year-Round
Trauma
Year-round
Hip and Knee
Postgraduate only: All Year


Postgraduates - Pathology

Departments and Available Periods


Anatomical Pathology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Clinical Pathology

Hematology
Postgraduate only: August
Immunology
May, June, July, August
Pharmacogenomics
May, June
Virology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Clinical Chemistry
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Microbiology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Blood Blank – HLA
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Toxicology – POCT
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Human Genetics
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Forensic Pathology
Year-round


Postgraduates - Pediatrics

Departments and Available Periods


Allergy Immunology & Rheumatology
Each application will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Gastroenterology
January, February, June, August, September, November
Infectious Diseases
January, February, March, August, November
Neonatology
February, March, May, June, September, October
Nephrology
Year-round except January, May, October
Pediatric Critical Care
Year-round
Pulmonary
Year-round


Postgraduates - Surgery

Departments and Available Periods


General Surgery (limited to only two participants a month)
Postgraduate only rounds: February


Neurosurgery
Postgraduate only rounds: February
Thoracic Surgery
Year-round
Breast and Endocrine Surgery
Postgraduate only rounds: February, June, August, October, December
Urology
Year-round except June
Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery
Year-round
Pediatric Surgery
Year-round
Vascular & Transplantation Surgery
Year-round


Postgraduates - Rehabilitation Medicine

Departments and Available Periods


Postgraduate rounds: Year-round except August and September



Postgraduates - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiology

Departments and Available Periods


Diagnostic Radiology
Postgraduate only: Year-round


Nuclear Medicine
Year-round