FCM661HM.11 (Las Vegas)
Primary Care Sports Medicine

Office of Medical Education

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

Goals/Objectives

  • 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.

References/Materials

As per faculty

Evaluation Method

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

Grade

  • 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.