Electives with * are not in the lottery. Please do not contact Advocate Illinois Masonic or Advocate Lutheran General until March 1 and do not contact Advocate Christ until May 1. January 25th for all other sites.
All electives with (NC) are non-clinical/do not have patient care; electives with (NPF) do not count as patient-facing and cannot be used to satisfy the Patient Facing Elective graduation requirement.

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SCHEDULING APPROVED ELECTIVES

ELECTIVE SCHEDULING INSTRUCTIONS & FORMS

ANESTHESIOLOGY

Acute & Chronic Pain Management – UI Health
Anesthesiology – UI Health/JBVA
Anesthesiology – AIMMC*
Anesthesia Pain Management – AIMMC*

DERMATOLOGY

Dermatology – UI Health/JBVA

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Advanced Emergency Medicine – All Sites (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Core Emergency Medicine – AIMMC (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Core Emergency Medicine – ALGH (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Core Emergency Medicine – ACMC (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Core Emergency Medicine – LCOM (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Emergency Medicine Clinical Research Assoc Elec – UI Health (Does not count as Acute Care requirement) (NPF)
Emergency Ultrasound – UI Health (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Medical Toxicology – UI Health/SHCC (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)*

FAMILY MEDICINE

Advanced Family Medicine – UI Health (NC) (NPF) *
Better Health Through Advocacy – UI Health/ Pilsen
Occupational & Environmental Medicine – UI Health/SHCC 
Primary Care Sports Medicine – ACMC *
Reproductive Health in Family Medicine – UI Health

MEDICINE

Ambulatory Medicine – ALGH*
Asthma/Allergy and Immunology – UI Health *
Cardiology – UI Health
Cardiology Consult- AIMMC*
MICU/Critical Care Medicine – UI Health/JBVA (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Critical Care Medicine – AIMMC (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Critical Care Medicine – Weiss Memorial Hospital (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Endocrinology – UI Health
Endocrinology – ACMC *
Endocrinology – ALGH *
Gastroenterology – UI Health
Gastroenterology – ALGH *
Gastroenterology – ACMC *
Gastroenterology – AIMMC *
Geriatric Medicine – UI Health/JBVA
Geriatric Medicine – ALGH *
Hematology/Oncology – UI Hospital/JBVA
Hematology/Oncology – ACMC *
Hepatology – UI Health
Infectious Diseases – UI Health/JBVA
Infectious Diseases – ALGH *
Infectious Diseases – ACMC *
Infectious Diseases – AIMMC *
MedPeds –  UI Health
Nephrology – UI Health/JBVA
Nephrology – ACMC *
Nephrology – ALGH *
Primary Care Medicine – AIMMC *
Pulmonary Medicine – UI Health/JBVA
Pulmonary Medicine – ACMC *
Rheumatology – UI Health/JBVA
Sleep Medicine – Sleep Science Center

MEDICAL EDUCATION

Clinical Medical Spanish – UI Health (NC) (NPF)
Clinician Executive Medicine Program (CE-MED) – UI Health/SPHPI (NC) (NPF) *
​Empowering Clinician-in-Training to Address Domestic Violence – UI Health (NC) (NPF) *
Fundamentals of Clinical Reasoning – UI Health (NPF) *
Global Medicine (GMED) Program – UI Health​ (NC) (NPF) *
Innovation Medical Program (IMED) – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
Issues in the History of Modern Medicine – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
Legislative Education & Advocacy Development (LEAD) – UI Health/SPHPI (NC)(NPF) *
Clinical Tutoring in DoCS 1 – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
Clinical Tutoring in DoCS 2 – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
M4 Teaching – Immersion (NC)(NPF) *
Studies in Disabilities in the Modern World – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
Urban Medicine (UMED) Program – UI Health (NC)(NPF) *
How We Die – UIC CME (NC)(NPF) *
Perils of the Normal – UIC CME (NC)(NPF) *

NEUROLOGY
Advanced Neurology – UI Health/JBVA


OBSTETRICS/GYNECOLOGY
Family Planning and Reproductive Health – UI Health
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery – UI Health
Gynecologic Oncology – UI Health
Gynecologic Oncology – AIMMC
 *
Maternal Fetal Medicine – UI Health
Maternal – Fetal Medicine – AIMMC *
Reproductive Endocrinology – UI Health

M3 ELECTIVE OFFERINGS

EXTERNSHIPS
INTERNATIONAL EXTERNSHIPS
RESEARCH ELECTIVES
SELF-DESIGNED ELECTIVES
NON-CLINICAL ELECTIVES

ONLINE ELECTIVES

TABLE OF ONLINE COURSE DATES

Artificial (Augmented) Intelligence in Medicine (NC) (NPF) *
Compassion, Resilience and Emotional Awareness Training for Healthcare Professionals (NC)(NPF) *
Emerging Infectious Diseases & Pandemic Planning (NC) (NPF) *
Dermatology – online (NC) (NPF)
Genes, Drugs & Practical Application in Medicine (NC) (NPF) *
Health Humanities (NC) (NPF) *
Issues in the History of Modern Medicine (NC) (NPF) *
Neuroscience Perspectives in Psychiatry (NC) (NPF)
Ophthalmology – online (For visiting students only) (NC) (NPF) *
Survey of Medical Informatics (NC) (NPF) *
Wikipedia for the Medical Editor (NC) (NPF) *

OPHTHALMOLOGY
Ophthalmology – UI Health

ORTHOPAEDICS
Orthopaedics – UI Health
Sports Medicine – UI Health

OTOLARYNGOLOGY
Otolaryngology – UI Health

PATHOLOGY
Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine – UI Health (NPF)
Surgical Pathology – UI Health​ (NPF)

PEDIATRICS

Breastfeeding Medicine – UI Health
Genetics – UI Health
Pediatric Cardiology – ACMC *
Pediatric Cardiology – UI Health
Pediatric Critical Care – UI Health (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Pediatric Development – ACMC  *
Pediatric Emergency Medicine – ACMC *(Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Pediatric Endocrinology – UI Health
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology – ACMC *
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology – UI Health
Pulmonology/Allergy-Immunology – ACMC *
Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonology – UI Health
Pediatric Infectious Diseases – UI Health
Pediatric Nephrology – UI Health
Pediatric Neurology – UI Health
The Craniofacial Center – UI Health

PSYCHIATRY
Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders – JBVA
Child Psychiatry – UI Health
Consultation-Liaision Psychiatry – JBVA
Consultation and Emergency Psychiatry – UI Health (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Emergency Psychiatry – JBVA (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Neuropsychiatry – UI Health
Women’s Mental Health – UI Health

RADIATION ONCOLOGY
Radiation Oncology – ACMC *
Radiation Oncology – UI Health

RADIOLOGY
Diagnostic Radiology – AIMMC (NPF) *
Diagnostic Radiology – SFH (NPF)
Interventional Radiology – UI Health
Radiology – UI Health (NPF)

REHABILIATION MEDICINE &
RESTORATIVE MEDICAL SCIENCE
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – ACMC *
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – Schwab

SURGERY
Anatomy and Surgery Intensive (ASI) – UI Health (NC) (NPF) *
Burn Surgery -SHCC   *
Cardiothoracic Surgery – UI Health
Colon and Rectal Surgery – UI Health
Critical Care – SICU – SHCC  * (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Critical Care – SICU – UIH (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
New Frontiers in Medical, Surgical and Biomedical Engineering Technologies for the Treatment of Heart Failure – ACMC *
Neurosurgery – UI Health
Organ Transplantation – UI Health
Pediatric Surgery – UI Health

Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery – UI Health/SHCC
Surgical Oncology – UI Health
Trauma Surgery – SHCC  * (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Trauma Surgery – ACMC * (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Surgical Critical Care – AIMMC * (Fulfills Acute Care requirement)
Trauma/Critical Care Surgery – Mt. Sinai * (Does not count as Acute Care requirement)
Vascular Surgery – UI Health

UROLOGY
Advanced Urology – UI Health