02-350 NEUROLOGY CLERKSHIP
UAB Medical Center
JOHN R RINKER, MD
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1-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-16, 18-21, 22-25, 28-31, 32-35, 36-39, 40-43, 45-48, 49-52
SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE FIRST TWO YEARS OF MEDICAL SCHOOL AND USMLE STEP I.
No LCME students accepted.
No osteopathic students accepted.
This is the introduction to Clinical Neurology required during the third year of medical school. It is a 4 week course divided into 2 week "mini-blocks" on the General Neurology and Stroke Services. Students have inpatient care responsibilities at the University Hospital or VA Medical Center supervised by resident physicians and attendings. Students have outpatient clinic experiences at The Kirklin Clinic, VA Medical Center and Cooper Green Hospital. A series of didactic lectures and attendance at several departmental and resident conferences are required during the rotation. Students take 4 in-house call nights during the clerkship.
Where To Report
M8 Conference Room NLT 0730 at 7:30 AM for orientation on the first day. Contact Vicki Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 975-0447 for more information.
Must pass NBME subject exam in order to pass the course. Students are required to attend departmental lectures including those of the residents. Each student will take 4 in-house call nights.
Clinical Component - 70%. NBME Shelf Exam - 30%.
Associate Clerkship Director: William Meador, MD
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