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Surgery Clerkship Orientation Information

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  • First Day Reporting Instructions: Report at 7:00a.m. on the first Monday of your Surgery Clerkship.
  • Orientation for the first Monday: Reporting Time: 7:00 a.m.
  • Reporting Place: room varies please contact Tricia Harvat if you did not receive the Welcome email from Dr. Sims
  • Review the Student Surgery Manual (on Blackboard) prior to orientation and bring it with you.
  • Lectures: 7:00am -1:00pm
  • Lunch Break: 1:00-2:00pm
  • Suture Workshop: 2:00-4:00pm
  • Students will report to their respective clinical sites on Tuesday.

Program Director

Thomas Sims, MD, FACS
Director, Medical Student Surgical Education
Pediatric Surgery

Surgery Coordinator

Tricia Harvat, MS
Research Associate
Phone:  (312) 413-5906
909 S. Wolcott, RM 5055 COMRB
Chicago, Il 60612

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All body-for-body switch and reassignment requests must be submitted to Student Affairs at least 4 weeks before the rotation start date.

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