Specialties Guide
Emergency Medicine

1. Elective Clerkships Recommended

  • Anesthesia (highly recommended)
  • Cardiographics (highly recommended)
  • Away Emergency Medicine rotation at an institution with an EM residency program (highly recommended)
  • Medical Toxicology
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Anesthesia Critical Care
  • Intern 101
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • ENT
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics for Non-Orthopaedists
  • Sports Medicine

2. Sub-I Recommended

  • Any

3. Narrative comments:

Emergency Medicine is a broad field so that most electives have the potential to be helpful. Students with an interest in emergency medicine should take one emergency medicine elective at an institution that has a residency in that specialty.

Specialty Expert: Mark Cichon, D.O.; Trent Reed, D.O. 
Telephone: 708.327.2546; 708.216.4117 
Email: mcicho@lumc.edu; treed1@lumc.edu