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Family Planning - OBST 542


OB/GYN Clerkship


University of Maryland Medical Center

Description and Goals:

This outpatient elective will expose students to all aspects of family planning including contraception, pregnancy options counseling, elective pregnancy termination, sterilization and routine outpatient gynecologic care. Students will have the opportunity to observe and assist with all types of family planning procedures and will be active participants in the family planning counseling sessions.  

Number of students:


Time of Year Available:

Academic weeks 1-48


Monday through Friday - Yes
Evenings - No
Weekends - No
Call - No

Faculty Responsible:

Katherine Hladky, MD  

Administrative Contact:

Kerry Allen
(410) 328-7164  

Additional Information:

A stipend to assist visiting students with expenses is available through Medical Students for Choice.


Last Revision: April 11, 2013