Clinical Programs in Idaho


First Year
First Year Preceptorships
Rural/Underserved Opportunities Program (R/UOP), a four-week, elective immersion experience for students between their first and second years of medical school.

Third Year
Idaho Track
Clerkships: family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, general surgery, OB/GYN, psychiatry
WRITE Program
Electives: see Fourth Year

Fourth Year
Clerkships: neurology, emergency medicine, chronic care
Electives: allergy, anesthesiology, cardiology, dermatology, family medicine, family medicine Sub-I, geriatrics, hematology/oncology, infectious disease, nephrology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, peds/ID, perinatology, psychiatry, pulmonology, radiology, rehabilitation, rural surgery, medicine Sub-I, surgery Sub-I, trauma surgery, urology, additional clerkships being added. Contact the Idaho WWAMI office for complete listing.

All Idaho third and fourth year clerkships and electives, contact:
WWAMI (Idaho) Medical Education Program
322 E. Front Street, Suite 442B, Boise, Idaho 83702
208-364-4544 Fax 208-334-2344
Adriana Olivas, Program Operations Administrator -
Claudia Hasselquist, Outreach Program Operations Administrator -
Linda Clark, Medical Student Coordinator,
Mary Barinaga, MD, Assistant Clinical Dean -

University of Utah

First Year
job shadowing elective, contact: Jenn Christensen 801-581-4873 

Third Year
Internal Medicine, contact: Carol Duke 801-582-1565 x1185
Family Medicine, contact: Margie Stewart 801-581-3952

Fourth Year
Subinternship in Family Practice: Idaho State
Public/Community Project Elective, contact: Margie Stewart 801-581-3952

Other electives may be available upon request. Please speak with the individuals below for details.

Dr. DeVon C. Hale
Assistant Dean, Idaho Student Affairs
Phone: 801-585-9573

Jenn Christensen
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 801-581-4873
Fax: 801-585-3377

University of Utah, School of Medicine
30 North 1900 East, Room 4B319
Salt Lake City, UT 84132-2405

Idaho Area Health Education Center
Mary Lou Kinney, Idaho AHEC Director
1607 W. Jefferson
Boise, ID 83702
Tel: 208-336-5533 ext. 253
Fax: 208-331-0267