The senior year is one of the more exciting times in a student's medical education. It is a time during which medical students can explore their interest in medicine more specifically and gain more proficiency and confidence in their junior year skills.
Plans for senior year electives should start early so that schedules can be arranged around residency interviews and site visits.
One feature that is common to all electives is that each student is an active member of a health care team which demands a close working relationship with attending physicians, residents, and other students.
The Department of Internal Medicine at East Tennessee State University offers electives in all subspecialties, general medicine, intensive care, and research. We are pleased to discuss elective options with students by phone in order to select an experience that best suits their individual needs. Although space does not permit a full listing of the choices, most of the electives fall into the following categories:
General Internal Medicine,
Application materials for fourth-year student electives may be obtained by calling: (423) 439-6381 or:
Ms. Darcy Martin
James H. Quillen College of Medicine
ETSU, Box 70571
Johnson City, TN37614-0622