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 3, 2019||June 28, 2019|
|Block 2||July 1, 2019||July 26, 2019|
|Block 3||July 29, 2019||August 23, 2019|
|Block 4||August 26, 2019||September 20, 2019|
|Block 5||September 23, 2019||October 16, 2019|
|Block 6||October 21, 2019||November 15, 2019|
The pre-application period for medical student clerkships in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 clerkships is now open. In order to apply for the Summer and Fall 2019 rotations, a pre-application is required and can be accessed by clicking here. Applicants who apply between February 8th and April 1st will be notified by April 15th. If you submitted an application before February 12, 2019 and did not receive a confirmation email after submitting your application, please re-apply as it was not received. We apologize for the inconvenience. Those applications received after April 15th will be notified by May 15th. If 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). All required VSAS documentation must be received as a condition of acceptance for the rotation.
For more information about our medical student clerkship please contact our clerkship coordinator, Ms. Adriana Ohl, MBA.
Adriana Ohl, MBA
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) 563-6306
Fax: (312) 942-2040