Clerkship/PostClerkship Committee Governance

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Clerkship/PostClerkship Committee Governance


  • Clerkship Directors
  • Director Elective Programs
  • Generalist Scholars Program (representative)
  • M.D./Ph.D. Program (representative)
  • Students (1 from each year)
  • Chair, Principles of Medicine Committee
  • Associate Dean for Curriculum

The Clerkship/PostClerkship Committee is responsible to the Curriculum Committee and Dean for effecting the goals, objectives and teaching responsibilities of the curriculum for each clerkship and for the electives program; for maintaining an organized schedule of teaching activities and coordinating student evaluations.




The System/Clerkship/Electives Director is responsible to the System Leaders Committee and the Clerkship/PostClerkship Committee chairs for effecting the teaching responsibilities of the individual program assuring student mastery of material; responsibility for student evaluation, recommendation for promotion and remediation efforts.

Directors are recommended by department chairs in consultation with the System Leaders and the Clerkship/PostClerkship Committees and with approval and appointment by the Curriculum Committee.