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To make shadowing opportunities more accessible to undergraduates from minority or disadvantaged backgrounds exploring careers in medicine.
The program will provide one half day shadow experience per semester. During summer 2014 semester, participating physicians will be from the Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine (and subspecialities), the Department of Otolarygnology.
Basic Eligibility Requirements
Preference will be given to students who:
You will be required by the end of the semester to submit through this site a brief summary of your experience, what you learned, how you have benefitted and feedback on the program.
Once your on-line application is submitted, you will be notified of your application status by June 10.
Dates & Deadlines:
June 5 - Shadowing applications due. You will be notified of your acceptance to the program by June 10
June 17 - MANDATORY Professionalism and HIPAA training, 5:30-7:30pm in MERF 2166 unless you attended in fall 2013 or spring 2014
June 18 - Alternative Professionalism and HIPAA training, 9:00-10:30am in MERF 1121
June 25 - August 7 - Physician Shadowing experiences
August 20 - Evaluations due
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