Course Catalog

EMED 313C. Emergency Medicine Clerkship (SCVMC)

S1 Closed to Visitors

Emergency Medicine
Courses      Clerkships

Students receive extensive exposure to the full range of contemporary emergency medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and act as the primary provider to patients presenting for emergency care. Students are expected to manage all aspects of patient care, including initial patient assessment, procedures, specialty consultation, and disposition. The rotation offers significant opportunity for enhancing procedural skills. Completion of the rotation requires 14 8-hour shifts (7am-4pm; 3pm-12am; 11pm-730am) and attendance at all Stanford EM conferences and medical student lectures.

The following core clerkships are REQUIRED for enrollment: surgery, medicine, pediatrics, and ob/gyn. Please contact clerkship director for exceptions prior to adding the course.

Periods Available
Periods 7-11 only. Stanford students only. Full-time for four weeks. 2 students per period. No students may be added less than three weeks prior to the start of each rotation.

Reporting Instructions:
Where: SCVMC (call 1 week prior) [Visitors call Jennifer Bogan (408-885-6298) 2 weeks prior. Will need to provide proof of PPD and malpractice insurance.] Time: Clerkship director to coordinate.

Units 6       Drop Code T       Call Code 2 (weekends as part of regular schedule).

Luz Silverio, M.D. (Email:

Other Faculty

Jennifer Bogan (408) 885-6298,, SCVMC.

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


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