A medical student looks over his schedule for rotations with his supervisor.

Scheduling Clinical Clerkships

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After your 2nd year of medical school, you will spend the remaining 2 years doing clinical clerkships, also called rotations, in multiple medical specialties. The procedure for scheduling clinical clerkships will differ between medical schools, with some schools offering greater flexibility than others.

What you´ll learn
  • How rotations can help you select a medical specialty
  • Tips for scheduling rotations
  • When to schedule rotations if you plan to participate in early match programs
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