Family and Community Medicine FCM 651M: Reno

Reno - 6 weeks

Clerkship Department Assistant: Christie Gilbreath

Number of Weeks: Inpatient Setting 3 Outpatient Setting 3

Description:

  • The inpatient setting takes place at both Renown Regional Medical Center and Saint Mary's Medical Center.
  • The outpatient setting takes place at both the Family Medicine Center and the Patient Centered Family Medicine Clinic.
  • Outpatient work includes newborn, pediatric, adult and obstetrical care involving acute and chronic conditions, procedures and preventive care.

Call Requirements: One Saturday shift (6 AM - 5 PM)

Assessment Methods:  Your performance during the Family Medicine clerkship will be evaluated by attendings and senior residents you work with, and by a written, standardized shelf examination, a presentation, and participation. 

Grading System:  Final grades will be honors, high pass or pass. 

Special advice from the Clerkship Director: Please contact Dr. Fettic with any scheduling issues.

Required Text: Essentials of Family Medicine - 5th Edition. Provided by Department.

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