SUR3-3001/F Surgery Clerkship-CHATT

Course Coordinator: Michael Greer, MD
Contact Information: Holly.Rambo or Maggie Hamblen 423-778-7695

Approval Authorization Required: No

Location: Erlanger Health System 

Orientation Location: Surgery Academic Office Suite 401B
Size: 8

Overnight Call: Eight nights during block

Weekend Work: Two weekends during block

Flexibility: Absence approval only for research presentations with 30 day notice to Clerkship Director

Deadline for Cancelation: 30 days before start of rotation

Blocks Offered: All
SUR 3001/F
Pre-reading: None 
This is a face to face clinical rotation receiving 14 credit hours 



Summary of Elective:
The Chattanooga M3 Surgery Clerkship is organized into four components. Students will spend two weeks on each of the following: General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Acute Care Service, and Trauma/Critical Care Service. Orientation to the clerkship is given the first day of the rotation. This includes a formal introduction by the Clerkship Director, the Surgery Department Coordinator, the Senior Resident Clerkship Coordinator, and the faculty, chief resident, senor resident and junior residents as well as students assigned. Call schedules and duties may vary according to the rotation but will be clearly delineated at the start of each new rotation.



updated 5/2016

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