Family & Community Medicine - Family Medicine Clerkship
Phase II Students
The purpose of the experience is to assist the student in becoming a better physician. Skills learned with improve the health of patients, families and communities. This is done through a combination of clinical, community and health policy experiences.
All students participate in the eight week Family Medicine clerkship.
- Primarily an out-patient rotation;
- Broad range of patients and clinical problems;
- Rural and Indian Health site options;
- Possible Maternal Child Family Medicine service UNMH;
- Possible in-patient Family Medicine Service at UNMH;
- 2 credit hours of Health Policy and Advocacy.
Phase III Students
Fourth year students participate in a variety of inpatient and ambulatory clerkship opportunities in family medicine including:
- Family Practice at UNMH Sub-Internship;
- Family Medicine Maternal Child Health Sub-Internship;
- Public Health Epidemiology in Santa Fe, NM;
- Health for the Public;
- Health Care for the Homeless.