Family and Community Medicine 651 LV
Las Vegas - 6 weeks
Clerkship Director: Laura Shaw, M.D.
Clerkship Coordinator: Bridget Giordmaima
Number of Weeks:
- Inpatient Setting: 1-2
- Outpatient Setting: 4-5
- UNLV Student Health Center (college students - musculoskeletal exams, STI screening, procedures)
- Family Medicine Center (full-spectrum clinic - prenatal care to geriatrics)
- UMC Inpatient Service (uninsured patients, complex pathology)
Call Requirements: one weekend day (5 a.m. -5 p.m. call) during the hospital service rotation
Special advice from the Clerkship Director: Arrive 5-10 minutes early for the orientation. Drive to the clinic before the first day if unfamiliar with the location.
Required Text: Essentials of Family Medicine (Sloane, 6th ed.). Provided by Department.