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Medical Students and OB-GYN

The third-year clerkship in obstetrics-gynecology is designed to provide a strong clinical base in normal and abnormal obstetrics and gynecology along with exposure to the subspecialties and health maintenance strategies for women.

The fourth-year program is designed to provide the student with multiple and varied clinical experiences relating to basic obstetric, high-risk and oncology patients. The rotation allows students to participate in ward responsibilities, data gathering, and formulation and implementation of treatment plans. In addition, the student will have the opportunity to become proficient in pelvic examination, breast examination, suturing techniques, and the management of obstetric patients from admission through delivery to include postpartum care.