FCM661HM.11 (Las Vegas)
Primary Care Sports Medicine

Office of Medical Education

Please contact the Family Medicine Center: Las Vegas to verify elective availability.


  • At the end of this rotation, the fourth year student should be able to demonstrate knowledge of common sports injuries, their treatment and prevention.
  • This elective is recommended for students interested in family medicine and/or sports medicine.

Description of Rotation

A wide variety of experience will be provided in sports medicine on the college and high school level. Sites will be the UNR Med Family Medicine Center - Las Vegas, UNLV Athletic Department, Private Practice Sports Medicine Clinics, Physical Therapy Facilities and Orthopedic offices.


As per faculty

Evaluation Method

The standard clerkship evaluation forms will be utilized by the instructor and student.


  • Honors: An exceptional performance which exceeds all course objectives
  • High Pass: A performance which exceeds most course objectives
  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives

Special Notes

Limited availability. Please confirm with the department.