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FAMMED 344E. Family Medicine Elective Clerkship (O'Connor Hospital)

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Department
Family and Community Medicine
Courses      Clerkships


Description
Offers the student a flexible learning experience as part of a team of family physicians working closely with Stanford’s Family Practice Medicine Program at O’Connor Hospital. With faculty guidance, the student develops an individually tailored mix of inpatient and ambulatory patient care responsibilities, supplemented by conferences and tutorials in family medicine topics. Special faculty interests include sports medicine, school health, HIV, and geriatrics. Emphasis is given to providing comprehensive, continuity family orientated care to patients of all ages from multiple ethnic groups in an inner city community hospital setting and physician offices. Students must register to this clerkship before May 1st of each year. After this date, students wishing to do this clerkship must first contact the clerkship coordinator to set it up before registering. Students wishing to do this elective clerkship are required to do a drug test.

Prerequisites
INDE 301A. Fourth year medical students only.

Periods Available
1-12, full-time for four weeks. 1 student per period (one additional slot scheduled by Diep Nguyen at O’Connor Hospital). Rotations are scheduled up to one year in advance on a first come, first serve basis.

Reporting Instructions:
Where: Program Office, 455 O’Connor Drive, Ste 250, San Jose, CA 95128; Time: 8:30 a.m.

Units 6       Drop Code T       Call Code 2 (night call optional)

Director:
Daljeet Rai, M.D.

Other Faculty
Staff

Coordinator
Diep Nguyen (408-283-7767), 455 O’Connor Drive, Ste 250, San Jose, CA 95128.


* "S1"=Selective Clerkship Category I (Basics in Clinical Care)
"S2"=Selective Clerkship Category II (Subinternship)

 

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