PCHY661AM.01 (Reno)
Adult Psychiatry with Department Faculty

Office of Medical Education

  • Course Name: Adult Psychiatry with Department Faculty
  • Short Name: PCHY690M.01 Adult Psychiatry Dept Fac
  • Course Number: PCHY661AM.01
  • Location: Reno
  • Department: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Type: Clinical
  • Length: 2 - 4 weeks
  • Dual Degree: MPH
  • Preceptor: Mark Broadhead, M.D.

Please contact the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences to verify elective availability.


  • To provide students with opportunities to observe and participate in psychiatric care of patients in a variety of settings. Research opportunities may also be available.

Description of Rotation

This is a clinical or research elective in psychiatry with department faculty. Student experiences may include: UNR Student Health Clinic, inpatient psychiatry, and consultation psychiatry at Renown Regional Medical Center, Forensic Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, psychotherapy and general outpatient practice. The elective will be tailored to individual students' interests and learning goals with flexible scheduling.


Provided during elective.

Evaluation Method

Assessment by clinical supervisors.


  • 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

Contact: Kelsi Whitehead