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Electives - Lynchburg Program
Inpatient Family Medicine Externship -
Elective Number: 3205 (away)
Rotation Supervisor: Dr. Lori Nelson-Madison
Coordinator: Cindy Allen, 434-200-5200, firstname.lastname@example.org
Duration: Maximum: 4 weeks; Minimum 2 weeks
Available: Not available - Class of 2015; Rotations 1, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14 - Class of 2016
This elective is not available to visiting students through the University of Virginia.
This is considered an away elective and requires an Application for Away Electives.
Time to Report: 8:30 am
Place to Report: Lynchburg Family Medicine Residency Office, 2323 Memorial Ave., Ste. 10, Lynchburg VA 24501.
Housing: Room is free, but needs to be scheduled
Typical Day: 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Attendance: A student may not take time off during this rotation.
Number of students per rotation: 1 (if housing is available)
Course Description: This is a fourth year medical student externship
that involves working with an active in-hospital family medicine service.
It is done under the supervision of the Lynchburg Family Medicine Faculty
and senior residents. The student will be involved in the management
of a wide spectrum of inpatient and emergency room patients. This externship
rotation includes seeing and evaluating patients for admission and management
in the third busiest emergency room in Virginia. There will be weekend
rounds, but no night or weekend call.
Objectives: The student should expect to learn: