Getting Ready

Seattle, Washington - PEDS 665 P

Getting Ready for your Seattle Peds Rotation

The Pediatric Medical Student Program will contact you via email approximately 4-6 weeks prior to the start of your rotation. This email will request that you provide the following information:

  • Personal Information
    The following are required in order for you to rotate at SCH:
    • Social Security Number
    • Middle Initial
    • Birth Date
    • Contact Phone number
    • Vehicle make, model and license plate number
  • Attendance Policy
    • The Department of Pediatrics follows the UWSOM Clerkship Absence Policy, which can be found in the Student Handbook. I encourage you to familiarize yourself with this policy. Requests for time away from your clerkship must be made now, in writing.
    • Vehicle make, model and license plate number
  • The final exam is held on the last Friday of the clerkship. You can expect to be done by 5PM. Please make travel plans accordingly.

The Pediatric Medical Student Program will contact you via email approximately 2-3 weeks prior to the start of your rotation with orientation information. This email contains information vital to the success of your clerkship, so keep your eyes out for it. Information includes:

  • Where and when to meet on your first day
  • A link to the online clerkship manual, which you should review PRIOR to arriving for orientation
  • How to complete the required web-based patient order system training
  • How to sign up for the computer-based cases (curriculum)
  • Inpatient and outpatient site assignments (we will talk about schedules in depth at orientation)

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Please feel free to contact the Medical Student Office with any questions you may have:

Medical Student Coordinator
Pediatric Medical Student Office
Seattle Children's
OC.7.830, 4800 Sand Point Way
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 987-2008