Perioperative & Acute Care Medicine (PACM) Clerkship
On behalf of the UVA Departments of Anesthesiology and Emergency Medicine we welcome you to the Perioperative and Acute Care Medicine Clerkship. This is a two-week rotation that will introduce you to basic skills and important concepts within the environment of the operating rooms, pre-operative and post-operative setting, and the emergency department, along with its various divisions. We are confident that this will be a unique experience in which you will learn concepts and procedures that you will use throughout your medical careers, in whichever specialty you ultimately choose.
This rotation is divided into two one-week sessions - the first taking place predominantly with the Anesthesiology Department, and the second with the Emergency Medicine Department. Below, is a general overview of the individual clinical sites through which you will rotate: