Fourth year medical students from across the country are invited to join us at Rush University Medical Center (RUMC) for a clinical rotation to learn more about our program. Each medical student will rotate on one of our orthopaedic subspecialty services. As part of the rotation, students will attend all conferences and spend time in both our operating rooms and clinics. Students will also assist our second year residents on call at both RUMC and John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, a level 1 trauma center.
By the end of rotation, the student will be able to:
|Blocks||Start Date||End Date|
|Block 1||June 5, 2017||June 30, 2017|
|Block 2||July 3, 2017||July 28, 2017|
|Block 3||July 30, 2017||August 25, 2017|
|Block 4||September 5, 2017||September 29, 2017|
|Block 5||October 2, 2017||October 27, 2017|
|Block 6||October 30, 2017||November 24, 2017|
The application period for medical student clerkships in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center for Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 is now closed. Thank you all that have applied. If you submitted your application between April 1 and May 1 you will be notified of the status of your application by May 15th, 2017.
Once accepted by the Orthopaedic Surgery Clerkship Director, students are required to submit a secondary application to the Office of Clinical Curriculum of Rush Medical College through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS).
For more information about our medical student clerkship please contact our clerkship coordinator, Ms. Phyllis Velez.
Phyllis Velez, C-TAGME
Orthopaedic Residency Program and Sports Medicine Fellowship Coordinator
The Orthopaedic Building
Rush University Medical Center
1611 W. Harrison Street Suite, 201
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 942-5850
Fax: (312) 942-2040