Course Catalog

 
02-281 MEDICINE CLERKSHIP
Department MEDICINE Campus Huntsville
Course Type(s) Clerkship Facility UAB Huntsville Regional Medical Campus
Course Director PAREKHA YEDLA, MD Enrollment Limit 6
Contact EPIPHANY NASH Enrollment Minimum 3
Email epiphanynash@uabmc.edu Address HRMC 148, zip 5234
Phone (256) 551-4608 Fax
Weeks
Normally Offered

See Offering Dates
1-8, 9-16, 18-25, 28-35, 36-43, 45-52
Prerequisites SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF FIRST TWO YEARS OF MEDICAL SCHOOL AND USMLE STEP I EXAM. 
Visiting Students
No LCME students accepted.
No osteopathic students accepted.
Course Description Students are exposed to the broad field of Internal Medicine in the hospital setting. The students work on a team with faculty, residents, fourth year students and pharmacy students in direct patient care. Each student is specifically assigned up to 2 patients per call night whom they see daily and on whom they document a note in the medical record. Additionally, the students participate in morning report and have a series of didactic workshops in the major specialty areas of internal medicine.
Where To Report 3rd Floor, Suite 387
Requirements Students will participate in case presentations, morning report, didactic workshops, daily rounds and will take call.
Evaluation Clinical Component - 70%. NBME Shelf Exam - 30%.
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