Internal Medicine IMED 651M: Reno

Reno - 8 weeks

Clerkship Director: Lisa Calvo, M.D.

Clerkship Department Assistant: Dawn Younie

Number of Weeks: Inpatient Setting 8 / Outpatient Setting 4

Description: Students will rotate between the VA Hospital in Reno and Renown Medical Center. There will be a two-week ICU experience. The outpatient portion is with University faculty or clinical faculty and is an active rather than passive experience.

Call Requirements: 11-12 calls in the 8 week inpatient service. Call ends at 9 p.m.

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

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

Special advice from the Clerkship Director: All requests for absences must be approved by the CD and are reserved for extreme circumstances not convenience.

Required Text: No required text. There are recommendations that will be discussed in a letter to you before the start of the rotation.

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