Medical Students

Welcome to the University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Department of Psychiatry medical student page.  The following information will help you navigate through various Psychiatry-related medical school experiences.

Please click on the links to access valuable information regarding M2 coursework, as well as M3 and M4 rotations.  If you have questions related to the information found here, please contact:

Kate Kilbane

Basic Information

Medical students are exposed to the basics of Psychiatry in pre-clinical coursework during M2 year (“Block 6”).  

During M3 year, students rotate through the Department of Psychiatry at either University Hospitals or the Veterans Administration Medical Center as part of their basic clerkship experiences (“Core 3: Neuroscience” – which includes Psychiatry and Neurology). 

Finally, medical students have the opportunity for additional Psychiatry elective experiences during M4.