Medical students rotating on the Ob/Gyn clerkship must uphold policies and expectations that are specific to this program. For information about the working and learning culture at IU School of Medicine and to access schoolwide policies, explore the IU School of Medicine Learning Environment. Find schoolwide policies on the Policies Portal.
Students who need to be excused for any amount of time from any scheduled clinical duties must complete and submit the IU School of Medicine Request for Time Away form to Kris Powell in the Clerkship office. For non-emergent requests, the form should be submitted at least two weeks before the beginning of the rotation. For emergent requests, the student must notify the Preceptor/Resident team and Kris Powell before the expected arrival time, and the form needs to be submitted within 24 hours following the absence.
Late or Unsatisfactory Work
All required forms/work must be submitted on time and prior to the end of the rotation. Failure to submit requirements in a timely fashion may result in an Isolated Deficiency in Professionalism for the rotation.
Professional behavior is expected of all medical students at all times during the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship. These behaviors include, but are not limited to the following expectations.