Edward R. Laws, M.D.
|Title||Professor of Surgery|
|Institution||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Address||Brigham and Women|
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
Available: 07/01/12, Expires: 06/22/13
Characterize several aspects of pituitary disease in patients with benign pituitay tumors, e.g.; headache, thermoregulation, depression, cognitive function, visual loss.
The student would gain experience in participating in a focused history from patients with complex and well characterized pituitary hormonal disorders. The student would critically evaluate prior studies and literature with regard to psychological and behavioral aspects of pituitary hormonal abnormalities. The student would gain experience in administering and evaluating tests of memory and cognitive function in these patients.
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