Hospital Medicine Sub-Internship for 2020

Office of Medical Education

·         Course Name: Hospital Medicine Sub-Internship

·         Short Name: IMED661HM.01 Gen Int Med Sub-I ·         Course Number: IMED661HM.01 ·         Location: Reno ·         DepartmentDepartment of Internal Medicine ·         Department ContactDawn Younie o    Phone: (775) 327-5174 o ·         Type: Clinical ·         Length: up to 5 weeks to complete the cases ·         Preceptors: o    Dr. Timothy Baker, MD o    Dr. Lisa Calvo, MD Please contact the Department of Internal Medicine to verify elective availability.


  • Provide the student with practical experience in the care of patients
  • The ability to develop a comprehensive differential diagnosis and the best medical management plan.
  • Gain skills and effective communication with peers, colleagues, other healthcare providers, patients and their families.
  • To facilitate the transition to the intern year by providing "virtual hands on" learning.

Description of Rotation

Students will be working through the Aquifer WISE On-Call simulated cases, while interacting with preceptors and fellow students.


Aquifer WISE On-Call cases, at

Evaluation Method

Students must thoughtfully complete the required cases and actively participate in discussions and group-sharing. Students must also conduct themselves in a professional manner throughout the elective.


  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives