Year 3 Clerkship

The 3rd year surgery clerkship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is among the required clerkships in surgery offered to students enrolled in the Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), (Course Number SU019). The purpose of the clerkship is to expose junior medical students to the important concepts, diseases, and practices of general surgery. 

General Surgery

The following 3-week rotations in General Surgery are offered and are assigned by UCLA.  

Acute Care Surgery
Advanced General Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Continuity Program

For those students enrolled in the Continuity Program in General Surgery, Surgical subspecialties, and Obstetrics-Gynecology, the following rotations are offered and assigned by Cedars-Sinai:

General Surgery (3 weeks):
    Minimally Invasive Surgery 
    Surgical Oncology 
    Colorectal Surgery 

Surgical Subspecialty (2 weeks):
    Orthopedic Surgery 
    Pediatric Surgery
    Head & Neck Surgery