Departmental Course: Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Clerkship Coordinator: Colleen Steinberg
Phone: 206.543.1032
E-mail: clstein@uw.edu

Block Calendar: Your clerkship dates must correspond with our Clinical Elective Schedule. You must start at the beginning of the block(s) and finish at the end of the block(s).

To Apply:

  1. Please contact Clerkship Coordinator for availability and permission to apply.
  2. Applications must be received at least 6 weeks prior to the start of the requested clerkship date.
  3. You must meet all requirements of the Visiting Student Clinical Elective Program.
  4. Complete the VSAS application and upload all supplemental materials to VSAS. No action will be taken on your application until it is complete. Departments may not "pre-enroll" or hold spaces for potential visiting students, regardless of their intent or qualifications.

Cancelations:
You must withdraw at least 6 weeks before your starting date. Fees are non-refundable. All cancelations and changes must be made in writing to the Clerkship Coordinator.


 

Course # 681 – Advanced Clerkship in Anesthesiology

Offered A, W, Sp, S – 4 Weeks, 8 credits
Prerequisites: Completion of Basic Science Curriculum and third year medical student standing

Course description: http://depts.washington.edu/anesth/education/clerkships/index.shtml

The goal of this clerkship is to provide an in-depth and comprehensive view of the role of physician-anesthesiologist in the preoperative evaluation and preparation of critically ill surgical patients, and in the intraoperative and postoperative management of patients undergoing major surgery, such as cardiac or neurosurgical operations. The clerkship will be of interest to students considering Anesthesiology as a career.

Enrollment: 2 students
Visiting students require permission from department.