Externship Program Information

Duration: 4 weeks Fee: $ 4,000

Opportunities for Externs include:

  • Four-week hands-on clinical experience of US healthcare functioning office
  • Patient history assessment
  • Case presentation
  • Charting/SOAP note taking
  • Participate in office procedures under the supervision of the attending physician
  • Perform EKG, spirometry, and vaccinations
  • Research and present a weekly clinical presentation (2-3 minutes)

At the completion, a letter of recommendation will be written, that reflects the above experience and any other strengths the extern may have or acquired during the externship.

Additional Information:

  •  Participants are expected to provide their own lodging, transportation, and meals in Santa Clara, California USA
  • Clinical hours are 8am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.  The Externs have no clinical responsibilities on Wednesdays or weekends.
  • Externs are expected to attend the equivalent of 2 days per week
  • Attire is business casual. Participants should have a medical white coat and stethoscope
  • Application may be emailed or faxed. Interviews may be conducted by phone or on-site
  • Price of Externship Program is subject to change without notice
  • A deposit of $500 will be requested to reserve your position once you are accepted. The deposit will be refunded only if we are unable to provide the Externship experience.
  • All questions will be answered via e-mail by Dr. Washington at DoctorW@RogerWashingtonMD.com