Graduate Catalog

SPM-719 POD CLINCAL CLERKSHIP I

Students will rotate through the Barry Foot and Ankle Centers as well as affiliated hospitals. Students will participate in podiatric, medical, and surgical services, including emergency room, operating room, radiology, vascular laboratory, physical therapy, wound healing, and other hospital-based services. Students will be evaluated in terms of knowledge, attitude, skills, and motivation and will be required to maintain a patient log. Students will also be expected to successfully complete the junior class clinical exit examination prior to beginning senior level clinical rotations. Prerequisites: Successful completion of all courses of the first and second years and SPM 712 prior to entering clinical rotations or externships.

Credits

7

Distribution

Podiatric Medicine