Neurology 655

Spokane
Spokane, WA

William Bender, MD
CMA Columbia Neurology
Spokane Headache Clinic
105 W 8th, Suite 560E
Spokane, WA 99204
(509) 456-7200

David Greeley, MD
Northwest Neurological
507 S Washington, #101
Spokane, WA 99204
(509) 458-7720

Contact Janie Morton to learn your schedule for working with Drs. Bender and Greeley.

Janie Morton: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 509-358-7796

 

Paperwork Requirements

Please contact Janie Morton in the Spokane WWAMI office to find out about any pre-arrival paperwork requirements.

 

Travel, Housing & Computer Access

Housing: Shared housing is in two-bedroom apartments. Contact Nancy Granlund before your arrival for information about picking up a key and other details about the housing at 509-474-4966 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Travel: If you drive, you will receive mileage reimbursement for one roundtrip to and from Spokane. Contact Scott Bailey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for mileage reimbursement.

 

What To Bring & Orientation

Equipment to bring: White coat and name tag, reflex hammer, tuning fork (128Hz), stethoscope, (ophthalmoscope recommended).

First day & site orientation: Contact Janie Morton's office to find out when and where to arrive on your first day. A photo ID must be worn at all times in the work places. Office hours are from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.

Clerkship orientation video: Watch the away student orientation video on the Distance Learning page. You will need to refer to your Pocket Syllabus (see below) when viewing the video.

Pocket syllabus: A “pocket syllabus” will be mailed to you. A printable (PDF) version is also available on the Pocket Syllabus page.

 

Course Requirements

Course requirements are listed below. Refer to the Distance Learning page for due dates.

Cases: Two case write-ups are due each week. Further information is available in the orientation video and on the Cases page. Your assigned case numbers are on the Distance Learning page. Please note that your assigned case numbers are different than for the Seattle-based students. Weekly case answers and video lectures will be available on the Distance Learning page on Thursdays after 1PM.

Patient log: You are required to log in the patients you have seen each week. The log is described in the clerkship orientation video. Additional details are on the Patient Log page.

Clinical & Bioethical Mini-CEX exercises: You are required to do both a clinical and a bioethical mini-CEX for this course. See the Mini-CEX page for details.

Presentations: Presentation requirements are described in the orientation video and are available on the Presentations page.

Final exam: Your final exam will be held in the Spokane WWAMI office, usually on the final day of the clerkship. Contact Janie Morton at the Spokane WWAMI office as soon as possible to coordinate your exam time at 509-358-7796 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . See the Final Exam page for information about the exam.