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Core Teaching Hospital Course Description
The student assigned to Core Teaching Hospital will be assigned to the Chair of OSU-COM Departments of Internal Medicine, Surgery and OB/GYN, who will coordinate medical staff supervisors in Core Teaching Hospital rotations.

While on Core Clerkship, students will:

  • encounter two months of Internal Medicine training in the hospital setting
  • have the opportunity to participate in general Internal Medicine; many students will also have the opportunity for inpatient subspecialty training
  • learn the process of inpatient medicine from admission to discharge of the patient
  • be expected to learn by participation in clinical rounds as well as didactic presentation, 100% particiaption in all didactic programs is required

Each Core Teaching Hospital assignment is four months in length and is composed of four 1-month rotations. 

The rotations assigned to Core Teaching Hospital are:

Medicine I
CE 9115
1 month

Medicine II
CE 9125
1 month

Surgery
CE 9195
1 month

OB/GYN
CE 9175
1 month

The following Core Teaching Hospital affiliated sites are participating in the Clerkship Program this academic year:

OSU Medical Center
Director of Medical Education:
Jenny Alexopolus, D.O.

Medical Education Secretary:
Joyce Justice

744 West 9th
Tulsa, OK  74127
918-599-5923
800-289-7630
918-599-5949 fax

Integris Southwest Medical Center
Director of Medical Education:
Martin McBee, D.O.

Coordinator:
Joyce Harrison
405-636-7195

4401 S. Western
Oklahoma City, OK 74109
405-636-7195
405-636-7118 fax