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FAMILY MEDICINE OPPORTUNITIES for MEDICAL STUDENTS

We offer medical students broad exposure to all aspects of family medicine.

Two female PMLGH Residents

About Our Rotations

Medical students who participate in training opportunities at Lancaster General Health will be exposed to the broad spectrum of the family medicine specialty.

  • Patient-centered learning through independent assessment
  • Clinical and didactic sessions on a wide variety of family medicine topics
  • Impromptu teaching sessions while seeing patients
  • Broad exposure to residents and faculty
  • Medicine, pediatrics and obstetrical call is available, but not required

Third Year Medical Student Rotation

We offer an outpatient rotation at Lancaster General Hospital for students from:

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Penn State College of Medicine
  • Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.

The rotation consists of experiences at:

  • Downtown Pavilion (urban clinic)
  • Walter L. Aument Family Health Center (rural clinic)
  • Hospice
  • Dermatology clinic.

Interested students may contact our student coordinator, Beth Zangari, Office of Academic Affairs.

Contact Beth Zangari

Fourth Year Medical Student Rotation

This sub-internship is a four-week rotation that combines inpatient and outpatient care and is an integral part of the inpatient team carrying their own patient panel.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. Application deadlines for the 2023-24 year are TBD.

Underrepresented Minority Student Elective

We believe our residency program and care team should reflect the diversity of the community we serve. This elective is a four-week rotation designed specifically for underrepresented minority fourth-year medical students who plan to specialize in family medicine. 

Under the guidance and mentorship of a diverse group of family medicine residents, faculty members, and community physicians, participants will be introduced to the broad range of experiences and opportunities available within our residency program and surrounding communities. 

Applicants should be enrolled in a U.S., LCME-accredited or osteopathic institution. Interested students should complete the Application for Medical Student Clerkship.

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