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Surgery Clerkship General Schedule



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General Schedule

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
3-6am - Pre-Rounds/Make the List
4-6am - Team Rounds Begin
7am - Cases begin (5th and 7th floors North Pavillion)
8am - Outpatient Clinics begin (Kirklin Clinic)

Tuesday
3-6am - Pre-Rounds/Make the List
4-6am - Team Rounds Begin
6:30-8am - Lectures (West Pavilion)
7am - Cases begin (5th and 7th floors North Pavilion)
8am - Outpatient clinics begin (Kirklin Clinic)
Afternoon - Varies by rotation
4:30pm - Director's Conference (West Pavilion)

Thursday
3-6am - Pre-Rounds/Make the List
4-6am - Team Rounds Begin
6:30-8am - Lectures (West Pavilion)
7am - Cases begin (5th and 7th floors North Pavilion)
8am - Outpatient clinics begin (Kirklin Clinic)
Afternoon - Varies by rotation
5pm - Grand Rounds (wear White Coat)

Weekends:
  • Typically one or two students must cover the service for the weekend.
  • Check with your chief/resident for number students need and time rounds begin for each weekend.
    • Make the list
    • Round with the team
    • Take good notes!
    • Help write notes
    • Help with procedures/cases