Years 3 & 4 Clerkships (Electives & Required)

With links to descriptions and availability.

2017-2018 and after

Anatomy (ANAT)   

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
ANAT 7601 Advanced Clinical Gross Anatomy varies    
ANAT 7800 Integrated Preparation for Internship 4   SURG 7500

Anesthesiology (ANES)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
ANES 7181 Introduction to Anesthesiology 2 HO MED 7500
ANES 7182 Anesthesiology Research 8    
ANES 7183 Anesthesiology Advanced Elective 4 HO ANES 7181

Dermatology (DERM)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
DERM 7182 Dermatology Preceptorship 4 HO  
DERM 7183 Advanced Dermatology 4 HO DERM 7182; SURG 7500, MED 7500 and PED 7501 strongly recommended; 4th year student (3rd year students needs prior approval from course director).
DERM 7185 Dermatology Research 8    

Emergency Medicine (EMMD)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
EMMD 7500
Required
Emergency Medicine 4 HO MED 7500 or SURG 7500
EMMD 7512 Bedside Ultrasound 4 HO MED 7500, SURG 7500, EMMD 7500
EMMD 7521 Emergency Medicine Research 4-8    
EMMD 7571 Clinical Toxicology and Emergency Medicine 4 HO INMD 79XX preferred
EMMD 7600 Advanced Emergency Medicine - Career Track 4 HO EMMD 7500

Family Medicine & Community Health (FMCH)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
FMCH 7200 Introduction to Residency in Family Medicine 2 HO FMCH 7600
FMCH 7500 Sub-Internship in Family Medicine 4 HO MED 7500 and FMCH 7600
FMCH 7503 Preceptorship in Family Medicine Obstetrics 2 HO  
FMCH 7511 Urban Community Ambulatory Medicine (UCAM) 12 HO

UCAM

FMCH 7516 Research in Human Sexuality 2, 4    
FMCH 7518 Inpatient Family Medicine 2 HO FMCH 7600 and MED 7500
FMCH 7520 Rural Rotation in Family Medicine 4 HO  
FMCH 7521 Topics in Immigrant Health 4    
FMCH 7524 Rotation in Palliative Medicine and Hospice 2 HO  
FMCH 7525 Cardiovascular Medicine 2 HO

MED 7500

FMCH 7526 Medicine and the Arts 2    
FMCH 7527 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health 2    
FMCH 7530 Preceptorship in Community Family Medicine 2 HO  
FMCH 7537 Sports Medicine 4 HO  
FMCH 7538 Sports Medicine in Duluth 4 HO  
FMCH 7540 Sports Medicine: USA Soccer Cup 2 HO FMCH 7600 or ORSU 7200
FMCH 7544 Outpatient-HIV Management in Family Medicine 2 HO MED 7500
FMCH 7560 Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment 2    
FMCH 7585 Sexual Problems in Clinical Practice 2 HO  
FMCH 7595 Family Medicine Research 2, 4   FMCH 7600
FMCH 7599 Family Medicine Independent Study 2, 4    
FMCH 7600
Required
Family Medicine Clerkship 4 HO  
FMCH 7700
Required
Primary Care Selective - Family Medicine 4 HO  

History of Medicine (HMED)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
HMED 7500 Historical Research for Medical Students 4    

Interdisciplinary Medicine (INMD)    

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
INMD 7000, 7001 Interdisciplinary Research 2-8    
INMD 7200 Rural Physician Associate Program Arranged   MED 7500, OBST 7500, and USMLE Step 1 passing score
INMD 7450 Hospice & Palliative Care 4 HO  
INMD 7522 Migrant Health 4 HO  
INMD 7523 Occupational & Environmental Medicine 4 HO FMCH 7600 or MED 7500
INMD 7540, 7541 Ambulatory Clinics for the Physician-Scientist varies HO  
INMD 7555 Elective Away for Credit 4-8    
INMD 7565 Global Health Abroad Arranged    
INMD 7580 Integrative Healing in Hawaii 2    
INMD 79XX
Required
Sub-Internship in Critical Care 4 HO MED 7500, SURG 7500 for SICU placement, PED 7501 for NICU/PICU placements

Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (LAMP)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
LAMP 7114 Surgical Pathology 4    
LAMP 7119 Forensic Pathology 4    
LAMP 7120 Perinatal/Pediatric Pathology 4    
LAMP 7145 Neuropathology 4    
LAMP 7150 Anatomic Pathology 4    
LAMP 7152 Hospital Anatomic Pathology - VA 4    
LAMP 7158 Cardiac Pathology 2    
LAMP 7181 Hematopathology 4    
LAMP 7184 Introduction to Transfusion Therapy 4    
LAMP 7186 Laboratory Medicine in a Community Hospital 4    
LAMP 7187 Interpretation of Lab Data 4   One clinical rotation prior.
LAMP 7195 Medical Informatics 4    

Medicine (MED)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
MED 7500
Required
Medicine Externship I 8 HO  
MED 7511 Gastroenterology Research 4, 8    
MED 7512 Hematology/Oncology/Transplantation Research (H.O.T. Research) 4, 8    
MED 7518 Diabetes & Endocrinology Research 8    
MED 7521 Infectious Diseases 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7522 Gastroenterology 4 HO  
MED 7523 Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism 4 HO  
MED 7525 Cardiovascular Medicine 4 HO one clinical clerkship in Medicine
MED 7526 Oncology 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7528 Hematology 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7531 Rheumatology 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7532 Pulmonary Disease 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7556 Renal Consultation 4 HO MED 7500; It is suggested that this course be taken relatively late in the student's program.
MED 7561 Outpatient & Clinical Nephrology 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7562 Nephrology 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7602 Advanced Physical Diagnosis and Medical Decision Making 4   MED 7500; INMD 79XX strongly recommended
MED 7603 Palliative Medicine 4 HO MED 7500
MED 7604 Hospitalist and Palliative Medicine

4

HO MED 7500
MED 7607 Global Health Course  4    
MED 7700 Required Primary Care Selective - Medicine 4 HO  
MED 7701 Required Primary Care Selective - Medicine/Pediatrics 4 HO  
MED 7703 Patient Safety 2 HO  

Neurology (NEUR)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
NEUR 7120 Neurology Research 2, 4, 8    
NEUR 7124 Sleep Disorders 2 HO  
NEUR 7510
Required
Neurology Externship 4 HO  
NEUR 7520 Pediatric Neurology Elective 4 HO NEUR 7510
NEUR 7565 Neurology Subspecialty Elective 4 HO NEUR 7510
NEUR 7599 Subinternship in Clinical Neurology 4 HO NEUR 7510
NEUR 7600 Epilepsy Diagnosis and Treatment 2 HO MED 7500

Neurosurgery (NSU)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
NSU 7200 Surgical Specialty: Neurosurgery 2 HO  
NSU 7500 Neurosurgery Externship 4 HO NSU 7200, SURG 7500, MED 7500 and NEUR 7510

Obstetrics & Gynecology (OBST)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
OBST 7500
Required
Ob/Gyn Externship 4 HO  
OBST 7530 Advanced Ob/Gyn: Gynecologic Oncology 4 HO Grade of either E or H in OBST 7500
OBST 7541 Advanced OB/Gyn: Maternal-Fetal Medicine 4 HO Grade of either E or H in OBST 7500
OBST 7550 Reproductive Health 2   OBST 7500 and MED 7500

Ophthalmology (OPH)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
OPH 7180 Externship in Ophthalmology 4 HO  
OPH 7190 Ophthalmology Research 4-8    

Orthopaedic Surgery (ORSU)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
ORSU 7185 Externship in Orthopaedic Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
ORSU 7186 Orthopaedic Surgery Research 8   SURG 7500
ORSU 7188 Pediatric Orthopaedics 4 HO SURG 7500
ORSU 7190 General, Reconstructive and Geriatric Orthopaedics 4 HO SURG 7500
ORSU 7191 Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
ORSU 7192 Primary Care Orthopaedics 4 HO SURG 7500
ORSU 7200 Surgical Specialty: Orthopaedics 2 HO SURG 7500

Otolaryngology (OTOL)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
OTOL 7200 Introduction to Otolaryngology 2 HO  
OTOL 7501 Otolaryngology Acting Internship 4 HO  
OTOL 7503 Otolaryngology Research 2-8    

Pediatrics (PED)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
PED 7501
Required
Pediatric Externship 4 HO  
PED 7534 Pediatric Cardiology 4 HO PED 7501
PED 7535 Pediatric Infectious Diseases 4 HO PED 7501 and one other pediatric elective
PED 7536 Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Blood And Marrow Transplantation 4 HO PED 7501 or MED 7500
PED 7537 Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes 4 HO PED 7501 or MED 7500
PED 7538 Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition 4 HO PED 7501
PED 7539 Neonatal Medicine Externship 4 HO PED 7501 or MED 7500
PED 7543 Pediatric Nephrology 2 HO PED 7501
PED 7544 Pediatric Pulmonary Disease 4 HO PED 7501 or MED 7500
PED 7548 Clinical Genetics 4 HO  
PED 7553 Adolescent Medicine 4 HO 4th year student
PED 7559 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 4 HO PED 7501
PED 7560 Pediatrics Research 2, 4, 8    
PED 7700 Required Primary Care Selective - Pediatrics 4 HO PED 7501

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PMED)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
PMED 7410 Rehabilitation Medicine for Adults 4 HO  
PMED 7412 Rehabilitation Medicine for Adults: Orthopedics, Neurology 4 HO PMED 7410 recommended but not required.
PMED 7416 Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine 2 HO Two months of general surgery and/or medicine.  Pediatrics desired but not required.
PMED 7418 Rehabilitation Medicine: Trauma Rehab, Med-Spine 4 HO PMED 7410 recommended but not required.

Primary Care Selectives (PCS)  Required  PCS page

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
MED 7700
Required
Primary Care Selective - Medicine 4 HO  
MED 7701
Required
Primary Care Selective - Medicine/Pediatrics 4 HO  
PED 7700
Required
Primary Care Selective - Pediatrics 4 HO  
FMCH 7700
Required
Primary Care Selectve - Family Medicine 4 HO  

Psychiatry: Adult (ADPY)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
ADPY 7500
Required
Psychiatry Externship 4 HO  
ADPY 7512 Psychiatry Consultation/Liaison 4 HO ADPY 7500
ADPY 7516 Chemical Dependency Services 2 HO  
ADPY 7518 Geriatric Psychiatry 4 HO ADPY 7500
ADPY 7530 Psychiatry Scholarly Work 4    
ADPY 7535 Clinical Practice of Psychiatry 4 HO ADPY 7500

Psychiatry: Child & Adolescent (CAPY)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
CAPY 7603 Clinical Child Psychiatry 4 HO ADPY 7500

Radiology (RAD)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
RAD 7101 Diagnostic Radiology 4    
RAD 7105 Externship in Radiology 4    
RAD 7110 Radiology Research 2, 4, 8    
RAD 7400 Interventional Radiology 4 HO  
RAD 7530 Nuclear Medicine 4    

Surgery (SURG)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
SURG 7500
Required
Surgery Externship 8 HO  
SURG 7503 Surgery Research 4    
SURG 7505 Solid Organ Transplant Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7509 Burn Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7510 Advanced Surgery Externship 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7522 Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7523 Colon & Rectal Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7525 Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500
SURG 7526 Pediatric Surgery 4 HO SURG 7500

Therapeutic Radiology (TRAD)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
TRAD 7505 Introduction to Radiation Oncology 2 HO MED 7500 or SURG 7500 or PED 7501
TRAD 7507 Advanced Radiation Oncology 4 HO MED 7500 or SURG 7500 or PED 7501
TRAD 7510 Radiation Oncology Research 8   MED 7500 or SURG 7500 or PED 7501

Urology (UROL)    Department Web Site

Course # Course Title
(links to description & availability)
Length
in weeks
Hands-On
Prerequisites
UROL 7200 Surgical Specialty: Urology 2 HO  
UROL 7500 Advanced Urologic Surgery 4 HO UROL 7200
UROL 7503 Urologic Research 4, 8    

 


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