MDI Biological Laboratory
Medical Course

Comparative Physiology: BIDMC-HMS 2022

A short course for residents at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Overview

Pre-selected residents from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center engage in laboratory rotations investigating hematology, pharmacology of vascular smooth muscle, secretory physiology, salt and water homeostasis, cardiac augmentation, and gastric acid secretion.

Course Director

Faculty

Daniel Ricotta, M.D.

BIDMC, Harvard Medical School

Mark Zeidel, M.D.

BIDMC, Harvard Medical School

Schedule

Saturday    Sample Schedule subject to change.
4:00-6:00 pm Housing check-in
6:00 pm Welcome Dinner
7:00 pm Course Orientation
Sunday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 1
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Rotation 1, continued
6:00 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Rotation 1, continued
Monday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 1, continued
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Large Lab Meeting
2:30 pm Free Time for recreational activities
6:00 pm Dinner
Tuesday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 2
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Rotation 2, continued
6:00 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Rotation 2, continued
Wednesday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 2, continued
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Large Lab Meeting
2:30 pm Free time for recreation
 6:00 pm Dinner
Thursday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 3
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Rotation 3, continued
6:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Rotation 3, continued
Friday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Rotation 3, continued
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Large Lab meeting
2:30 pm Free time for recreation
6:00 pm Lobster Bake
Saturday
7:00-9:00 am Breakfast
by 9:00 am Self check-out from housing

Funding

This course is funded by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.