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Core Clerkship Rotations

KMC offers the following clinical core clerkships rotations:


General Surgery



Obstetrics and Gynecology

Family Practice (Family Practice is a requirement in many states for licensure.)

Prospective medical students desiring third-year core clerkships must be:

  1. assigned by their university (An exception is Ross University School of Medicine*)

  2. from one of our affiliated medical schools.

  3. willing to complete all core rotations consecutively.

Occasionally, KMC may have sporadic core openings in which we will offer them to our affiliate universities.*

Core Start Dates

*Core start dates differ by university and are subject to change each year.  For the academic year 2008/09, core start dates are as follows:




 St. George’s University

Touro University 

 January  7  

 January 7

June 30

 June 30

April 7

June 30


June 30




 September 22 















*The Medical Education Office reserves the right to change dates if necessary.