Visiting MS4 Rotation

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Join the University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics for a 4 week rotation in Orthopaedic Surgery. This rotation is available to visiting 4th year medical students interested in orthopaedics. A rotation in orthopaedics is an opportunity to explore a subspecialty and get to know the facility. Many medical students gain priceless insight and learn why the University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics is such a unique place for residency.

Rotation

While rotating here you will have 4 weeks of direct patient care and have responsibilities based on ability. Rotation preferences will be taken into consideration. There will be attendance at Grand Rounds, Core Curriculum, and Sub-Specialty Conferences. The 4 week rotation is split into two sessions, with two weeks on each of the following subspecialties:

  1. Sports and Trauma
  2. Foot and Ankle and Spine
  3. Hand and Pediatrics
  4. Tumor and Joints

Application Process

All applications are accepted through VSAS.

Positions are offered on a rolling admission basis. Preference will be given based on academic achievements and date of submitted application.

Additional information about rotation is located in the Course Catalog: ORTHO 7440: Clerkship in Orthopedic Surgery

Course Director: Stephen K. Aoki, M.D.
Course Coordinator: Nikki Cooper

Assistance Programs

The Visiting Clerkship Program provides support for 4th year medical students planning a visiting clerkship at the University of Utah in academic year 2017-18. Students must be in good standing at their institution, have been accepted for a visiting clerkship rotation at the University of Utah, and identify as underrepresented in medicine. Applications are accepted on a rotating basis.

For additional information please email healthequity@hsc.utah.edu

The Residency Travel Stipend Program provides travel support for 4th year medical students who identify as underrepresented in medicine and who have been offered a residency interview at the University of Utah.  Applications are accepted on a rotating basis.

For additional information please email healthequity@hsc.utah.edu

Official Health Care Provider For

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How To Apply

All resident applications are processed through ERAS.APPLY AT ERAS

Contact Us

Elise Collins

Residency Coordinator

Phone: 801-587-5448
Fax: 801-587-5411
Email: elise.collins@hsc.utah.edu

Resident Schedules

Check out the conference and rotation schedules during residency.

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Resident Schedules