Students will receive a packet of clerkship materials, including schedules and group assignments, during the registration session on the first day of the clerkship.

 Procedures Videos:
During the clerkship, students will spend time in the Clinical Skills and Patient Simulation Center in Burnett-Womack practicing several important procedures.  Prior to their assigned session, students should watch the following videos from the New England Journal of Medicine:

Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation (17 minutes)
Lumbar Puncture
(10 minutes)
Arterial Puncture for Blood Gas Analysis (ABG)
(10 minutes)

For those students who might be interested, here are some more videos from the NEJM.