POLICY:  Student Work Hours in Clinical Clerkships


NOTE: This policy shall apply to all Clerkship Selectives taken during Year Three.

During a selective, students will not spend on average more than eighty (80) hours per week in required clinical and educational activities.

Required activities include, but are not limited to, formal didactic teaching, hospital rounds and activities, out-patient clinic attendance, in-house and at home call, and attendance at examinations. Required activities do not include personal study time or optional educational experiences.

Approved by the Year Three Curriculum Committee
November 28, 2005

Reviewed by the Year Three Curriculum Committee
June 25, 2012

Updated 6/2016