Visiting Medical Student Program

Fourth-year medical students interested in a visiting rotation with the Department of Urology at OHSU should go to the Visiting Student Application Service website for more information.

Description of visiting rotation

This rotation is intended for fourth-year students considering a career in Urology. Students function in a sub-intern rolewith house staff and faculty on the urology service and participate in all educational activities of the OHSU urology program.

Students can expect to observe and participate in the management of a wide variety of adult & pediatric urological disorders in an outpatient, inpatient, and operative setting. Students will be exposed to the full range of urologic subspecialties, including urologic oncology, pediatric urology, male infertility, stone disease, female and male reconstructive urology. Students will spend 1-2 weeks at OHSU, 1 week at the VAMC (pending credentialing approval) and 1-2 weeks at Doernbecher. Students will give a presentation at the weekly departmental Grand Rounds at the end of the rotation.

For questions or additional information about the Visiting Medical Student Program, please contact the Residency Program Coordinator, Susi Driscoll, by email or by calling 503-418-9132.

Scholarship for URiM Urology rotation

Financial assistance (A grant of $2500) will be provided to help cover the significant expense of doing an away rotation. This scholarship is for students from underrepresented backgrounds in medicine (Black, African American, LatinX and Hispanic). 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must be on track to complete all required clerkships through their home medical school prior to beginning this internship. Visiting sub-internship positions will be available as four week rotations. The grant is available to eligible, full-time medical students in good standing at Liaison Committee on Medical Education-accredited Unites States medical schools and who are United States citizens.  

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your application to rotate via VSAS and submit a letter of recommendation, including one letter of recommendation from a clinical faculty member.  Send an email of intent to Susi Driscoll. 

Please submit all application materials by June 10, 2021 to the Susi Driscoll at driscols@ohsu.edu with the subject line of Urology Scholarship Application