PM&R Medical student program

Medical student electives

We offer a 4 week medical student rotation for MS4.

Medical students will learn about the various types of post-acute care settings and their roles with patients demonstrating a variety of medical, surgical, and neurologically related disability.

Learning objectives

  1. Gain an advanced level of competence in the evaluation and management of a variety of musculoskeletal and neurologic conditions
  2. Comprehend the role of physiatry in today's health care delivery system and be able to identify appropriate patients for referral.


  1. Participation in daily patient care rounds.
  2. Participation in a variety of outpatient clinics.
  3. Participation in acute hospital consultations.
  4. Participation in daily admission meeting, and weekly patient/team conferences

Rotation Length: 4 weeks

Medical student applications requirements

  • Apply via VSAS
  • Proof of immunizations
  • Board scores
  • Transcripts
  • Bio
  • CV
  • Arizona fingerprint clearance card
  • Proof of malpractice insurance
  • Current photo
  • Affiliation agreement


For more information email or call 480-324-7231