Summer Clerkships 2016-17

General Provisions

  1. Summer clerkship is an integral part of the curriculum and is taken during summer vacations. Its completion is necessary for promotion to the subsequent academic year and prolonging student ID.
  2. Summer clerkship can be completed in a healthcare unit (i.e. a hospital, preferably a teaching hospital, with two exceptions, which are: 1st-year clerkship can be completed at Nursing homes, and 2nd-year clerkship can be completed in a GP office or a private outpatient clinic).
  3. Clerkship program should be consistent with the program of the respective clerkship at home School in terms of the topics and procedures covered, as well as the number of weeks and hours required.
  4. Credit for the clerkship will be granted only when Certificate of Completion of Summer Clerkship including the program of the clerkship is fully filled by a respective supervisor and delivered to the School Office by the end of the respective academic year. Furthermore, a student needs to register all the performed procedures in the List of Approved Procedures (applies to medical students)/ Register of Dental Procedures Performed by a Student (applies to dental students) aka. Procedure Book, which is to be completed in its entirety and delivered to the School Office not later than 4 weeks before the graduation date (i.e. the last day of classes). Delivering the completed document to the School Office within the appointed time-frame is requisite for issuing the diploma.
  5. To successfully graduate from a medical program, a student needs to complete summer clerkships as listed in the table below. For program specifications, please refer to appropriate sections below.

 

Summer Clerkships

number of wks

number of hrs

Nursing

4 wks

120 hrs

Family Medicine

3 wks

90 hrs

Primary Care

1 wk

30 hrs

Internal Medicine

4 wks

120 hrs

Pediatrics

2 wks

60 hrs

Surgery

2 wks

60 hrs

OBGYN

2 wks

60 hrs

Intensive care

2 wks

60 hrs

Total

20 wks

600 hrs

 

  1. In case of any difficulties in meeting all the summer clerkship requirements, students should inform the Dean of such a case in advance.

Sumer Clerkship in Kraków

Summer clerkship can be completed at the University hospitals in Kraków by the students of the JU MC SME. 

To request a clerkship at the University Hospital, please fill in this form and return it to the School Office at least 6 weeks prior to the chosen start date of the clerkship.

Note: Clerkship must start on a Monday, and is offered in 2-week or 4-week blocks.

MD program for University/College students

For  Certificate of Completion of Summer Clerkship, click here.

The curriculum includes an obligatory summer clerkship as follows:

 

Adacemic year 2016/17

Year
of Study
Clinical Experience Required Time
M-1 Nursing
Family Medicine
4 weeks/ 120 h
3 weeks/ 80 h
M-1, M-2 or M-3 Primary Care/ Emergency Medicine 1 week/ 40 h
M-3 Internal Medicine 4 weeks/ 120 h
M-3 Pediatrics
Surgery
2 weeks/ 60 h
2 weeks/ 60 h
M-3 Obstetrics/ Gynecology
Intensive Care
2 weeks/ 60 h
2 weeks/ 60 h

 

Academic year 2017/18

Year
of Study
Clinical Experience Required Time
M-1 Nursing
Family Medicine
4 weeks/ 120 h
3 weeks/ 90 h
M-2 Primary Care/ Emergency Medicine 1 week/ 30 h
M-2 or M-3 Internal Medicine 4 weeks/ 120 h
M-3 Pediatrics
Surgery
2 weeks/ 60 h
2 weeks/ 60 h
M-3 Obstetrics/ Gynecology
Intensive Care
2 weeks/ 60 h
2 weeks/ 60 h

MD program for High School graduates

For  Certificate of Completion of Summer Clerkship, click here.

The curriculum includes an obligatory 4-week summer clerkship respectively for

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th  year students of the program

Year
of Study

Clinical
Experience

Required Time

1st

Nurse assistant

4 weeks (no weekends)

120 hours

2nd

Family Doctor and Emergency Medicine

3 + 1 weeks (no weekends)

90 + 30 hours

3rd

Internal Medicine

4 weeks (no weekends)

120 hours

4th

Pediatrics and Surgery with Emergency Medicine

2+2 weeks (no weekends)

60 + 60 hours

5th

OB/GYN and Pediatrics with Intensive Care

2+2 weeks (no weekends)

60 + 60 hours

DDS program

For DDS Certificate of Completion of Summer Clerkship, click here.

The curriculum includes an obligatory 4-week summer clerkship respectively for

1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th year students of 5-year DDS program.

Year
of Study

Clinical
Experience

Required Time

1st

  • Health care organization 

   and

  • general surgery, internal diseases or maxillo-facial surgery

   DETAILS

 

  • 2 weeks (no weekends)-60 hours

 

  • 2 weeks (no weekends)-60 hours

 

 

2nd

Dental Assistant

4 weeks (no weekends)

120 hours

3rd

Dental Surgery - Part 1

4 weeks (no weekends)

120 hours

4th

Dental Surgery - Part 2

4 weeks (no weekends)

120 hours

Contact:

School of Medicine in English
Faculty of Medicine
Jagiellonian University
Medical College

ul. św. Anny 12
31-008 Kraków, Poland

Phone: (48 12) 422 80 42
smeoffice@cm-uj.krakow.pl

Fax: (48 12) 421 28 69

Office hours:

Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

Admissions information

Monday-Friday, 8am-3pm