TITLE OF CLERKSHIP: GENERAL SURGERY
DEPARTMENT: General Surgery
NUMBER OF STUDENTS ROTATING ON SERVICE AT ONCE: 3rd year students: 3. 4th year students: 2.
LENGTH OF ROTATION: Negotiable
WILL TAKE STUDENTS FOR TWO WEEKS ONLY: Yes
TYPE/LEVEL OF STUDENTS ACCEPTED: 3rd or 4th year
TIME OF YEAR OFFERED: Flexible start dates (Not offered to civilian students June to September.)
PRIOR APPROVAL REQUIRED: Yes, Contact the GME Student Coordinator, @ 910-643-1832,
OBJECTIVES/DESCRIPTION OF CLERKSHIP:
General Surgery students will actively participate in all aspects of the General Surgery Service. 4th year students will function as a “sub-interns” under the supervision of the chief resident. Conference attendance at all regularly scheduled General Surgery conferences is expected. Clerks will be strongly encouraged to take in house night call with their team.