Family medicine is the specialty that focuses on care for the whole person regardless of age, sex, or disease, set within his or her social and community context. The Period 3 Family Medicine Clerkship is a practical opportunity for students to demonstrate progressive skill development, integrating theirknowledge of basic and social sciences, clinical skills, professional development, and social accountability. Under the supervision of FIU Family Medicine faculty, students conduct and document histories, physical exams, assessments, and management plans while providing patient education. The course is aimed at preparing students for Period 4 rotations and their future careers asphysicians, regardless of the specialty they ultimately choose.Prerequisite: Enrolled in the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. Add Consent: Department Consent Required. Drop Consent: Department Consent Required.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017