Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Special Clinical Electives Programme

Eligibility

Applicants must be bona fide students of a medical school and already in their clinical years. Applicants should apply at least 8 months in advance, otherwise the application will not be considered. This is to provide us with enough time to coordinate with the hospitals and departments so that they can prepare for your posting. At the earliest, applications will be processed 12 months before the start of the proposed elective. During the elective posting(s), the student would have the opportunity to undertake the following responsibilities together with our medical students:

During the elective posting(s), the student would have the opportunity to undertake the following responsibilities together with our medical students:


• History taking and interview techniques
• Physical examination
• Clinical problem solving
• Effective communication with patients & relatives
• Management and treatment approaches
• Research