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ObGyn Patient Services

OBGYN 110 - OBGYN Clerkship

Course Description: The student will provide antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum care of pregnant women, demonstrating competency on how to do a vaginal delivery under supervision. The student will participate in the operating room with ambulatory as well as major surgeries. The student will work with faculty preceptors and will demonstrate competency in the well woman exam, contraceptive counseling and osteoporosis counseling.

Course Director: Jeannette Lager, MD, MPH

Clerkship Coordinator: Stephanie "Steph" Tillery

Site Information

CPMC Clerkship Contacts
Site Directors: Dr. Eric Tabas, Dr. Cindy Lee
Course Coordinator: Teresa McGovern
Fresno Clerkship Contacts
Site Director: Dr. Brian Morgan
Course Coordinator: Jeanette Naranjo
Highland Clerkship Contacts
Course Directors: Dr. Lasha Pierce
Course Coordinator: Arlene Roxas, Nate Calloway
Kaiser Oakland Clerkship Contacts
Course Director: Dr. Lisa Sherman
Course Coordinator:
Kaiser San Francisco Clerkship Contacts
Course Director: Dr. Kathryn Houston
Course Coordinators: Tori McManimen
Kaiser Redwood City/Daly City Clerkship Contacts
Course Director: Dr. Manjita Bhaumik
Course Coordinator: Daisy Delgado
Kaiser Greater South Alameda Area Clerkship Contacts
Course Director:Dr. Maron Wong
Course Coordinator: Carolyn Vincent
Marin Clerkship Contacts
Course Directors: Dr. Leah Kelly
UCSF – Mission Bay/Mt. Zion Clerkship Contacts
Course Directors: Dr. Naghma Farooqi,
Vanessa Tilp, CNM
Course Coordinator: Stephanie "Steph" Tillery
ZSFG Clerkship Contacts
Course Director: Dr. Naomi Stotland
Course Coordinator: Carmen Nakapaahu-Guerrero, Molly Kirsch


Clerkship Requirements:

Statement on Medical Student Participation in Exam Under Anesthesia

In line with APGO's statement on medical student participation in conducting pelvic exams under anesthesia:

We recommend that learners in the clinical setting, including in the operating room when the patient is under anesthesia, should only perform a pelvic examination for teaching purposes when the pelvic exam is:

• Explicitly consented to;

• Related to the planned procedure;

• Performed by a student who is recognized by the patient as a part of their care team; AND

• Done under direct supervision by the educator.

The students should ask themselves:

Did I meet the patient prior to the procedure?
Did I observe the consent process for exam under anesthesia or personally review it on the consent form (e.g. I looked at the consent form and it included an exam under anesthesia)?
Am I being directly observed for the exam?

If yes to the above, AND they feel comfortable performing an EUA, then perform the exam.

If any are not true, then the student should decline the exam. This is messaged to all educators. As Education Director, Dr. Lager will support the student decision.