Welcome to Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital’s online resource for medical elective rotations.
We invite third- and fourth-year medical students to explore career opportunities within the fast-growing specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Mary Free Bed offers two four-week elective rotations, one in inpatient and one in outpatient.
Students will be exposed to the nuances of rehabilitative care and Mary Free Bed’s broad range of specialty services. We provide experience in all clinical areas, including spine and musculoskeletal care, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, brain injury rehabilitation and pediatric rehabilitation. Other programs include cancer rehabilitation, care for amputees, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and spasticity management.
Two medical students are accepted per month, one per rotation. The 2016-2017 rotation dates are:
Block 1 July 1-31
Block 2 August 1-28
Block 3 August 29-September 25
Block 4 September 26-October 23
Block 5 October 24-November 20
Block 6 November 21-December 18
Block 7 December 19-January 15
Block 8 January 1-February 12
Block 9 February 13-March 12
Block 10 March 13-April 9
Block 11 April 10-May 7
Block 12 May 8-June 4
Block 13 June 5-30
Medical students are granted an elective rotation block based on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information or to schedule an elective rotation, please contact Bonita Pawloski, director of education, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Following is information to help you prepare for clinical rotation at Mary Free Bed, including the documents and forms you must submit prior to your start date.
Please carefully review all sections and associated downloadable PDFs.