Clinical Skills Clerkship

The Clinical Skills Clerkship is a transition clerkship occurring between 1st and 2nd year. The course focuses on an introduction to the clerkships, with a specific focus on skills related to each clerkship, such as taking a history, performing a physical examination, writing notes and presenting patients. The course also has a focus on professionalism, where medical student wellness is focused on. Finally, there is a procedural component to the clerkship where students will learn skills such as intubation, nasogastric tube insertion and ACLS.