Student Elective Rotations

When you select Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, you become an integral part of a patient care team.

Providing quality medical education is at the core of PCOM's rich tradition. Our clinical faculty is committed to providing comprehensive training to our third- and fourth-year medical students. The following rotations are available to PCOM students only: 

Anesthesiology

Required documents

  • Flu shot verification (within one year of the requested rotation dates)

Rotations offered

  • Elective rotation

Site

  • Roxborough Memorial Hospital

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Nephrology 

Required documents

  • Flu shot verification (within one year of the requested rotation dates)

Rotations offered

  • Elective rotation

Sites

  • Roxborough Memorial Hospital

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Outpatient Orthopedic Surgery 

Required documents

  • PA state criminal background check (within two years of the requested rotation dates)
  • Flu shot verification (within one year of the requested rotation dates)

Rotations offered

  • Elective rotation

Sites

  • PCOM Clinic
  • Doylestown Hospital

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Psychiatry

Required documents

  • PA state criminal background check (within one year of the requested rotation dates)
  • FBI fingerprint clearance
  • Child abuse history clearance
  • PPD skin test
  • Immunizations, including flu shot verification if available (within one year of the requested rotation dates)
  • Current CPR certification (ACLS, BLS)
  • Current transcript
Rotations offered

  • Elective rotation

Sites

  • Girard Medical Center
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Pulmonary Medicine

Rotations offered

  • Elective Rotation

Sites

  • PCOM Clinic
  • Roxborough Memorial Hospital
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Radiology

Required documents

  • Flu shot verification (within one year of the requested rotation dates)

Rotations offered

  • Elective rotation

Sites

  • Roxborough Memorial Hospital
Apply Now

 


Visit the Graduate Medical Education elective rotations page to view other elective rotations offered at PCOM.

 

How to Apply

Elective rotations listed on this page are third- and fourth-year students enrolled at PCOM.

To apply for an elective rotation, please submit the Elective Rotation Application Form.

Applications should be submitted at least six weeks prior to the start of the requested rotation dates to be considered for approval.

Students are not permitted to contact PCOM Program Student Elective sites or physicians directly and will not be approved to complete the requested rotation if the required application process is not followed.

Students accepted to complete a rotation will be responsible for their own housing, parking and meals.

 

CONTACT US

PCOM Office of Clinical Education
4170 City Avenue, Suite 205
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215-871-6650 | Email: studentelectives@pcom.edu