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The fourth year clerkships are comprised of discipline based sub-internships and selective/elective experiences.

Year 4 Curriculum Map
*Electives are not limited to any list of disciplines; however it is generally recommended that students choose their electives from the Primary Care Selectives List
**Selectives are limited to the following time periods - 4 weeks Pediatric based, 4 weeks Surgery based, 8 weeks Medicine based; of which specific disciplines can be chosen from this list: addiction medicine, anesthesiology, bioethics, clinical genetics, clinical immunology/allergy, critical care, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, ENT, emergency medicine, family medicine, general surgery, gerontology, gastroenterology, health care management & public health, internal medicine, infectious disease, interventional radiology, maternal-fetal medicine, nephrology, nuclear medicine, OB-GYN, oncology/hematology, osteopathic principles & practices, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, pediatrics, psychiatry, pain management, physical medicine & rehabilitation, pulmonary medicine, pathology, radiology, rheumatology, rural/underserved family medicine, sports medicine, toxicology, thoracic surgery, transplant medicine, and urology.

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