American College of Surgeons verified Level 1 Trauma Center 2500 admits/year 85% blunt/15% penetrating, 8 trauma call surgeons, 2 full time Trauma surgeons, full time critical care staff, part of Indiana University residency program (Surgery & Emergency med). Service staffed by 2-4 residents (PGY-3, PGY-1) and 2 staff faculty per month.
Active clinical and research activity
Number of Students Accepted
Up to 2 per month
Duration of Elective
2 - 8 weeks
Variable options from private home lodging to hospital hotel (approx $35/day student rate), usually arranged by student.
Equivalent of 4th year medical student (Third year with permission of Director), documentation of Malpractice coverage via medical school or training institution for active clinical priveleges, not necessary as observer or research program. Fluency in english necessary.
H. Scott Bjerke, MD, FACS or George Rodman, MD, FACS
Trauma Services B-233,
1701 N. Senate Blvd.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
Phone: 317 929 5339
Fax: 317 929 2082
Sep 29, 2006