Students will have active participation in clinical and teaching rounds. Medical students will be able to investigate and evaluate their patient care practices, appraise, and assimilate scientific evidence, and improve their practice of medicine.

Students will be shown how to demonstrate an awareness of and responsiveness to the larger context and system of health care, as well as the ability to call effectively on other resources in the system to provide optimal health care.

Instructional methods include:

  • Case-based learning
  • Clinical setting
  • Didactic sessions
  • Readings
  • Simulation

Students are required to have a 10-minute oral presentation, with their given teams, at the end of their rotation.

Courses Offered

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility - Charlotte 4OBG13
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery 4OBG11
Maternal-Fetal Medicine AI - Charlotte 4AIM212
Gynecology AI - Charlotte 4AIM210
Gynecologic Oncology AI - Charlotte 4AIM211

Why Choose Wake Forest?

Wake Forest University School of Medicine Charlotte is an exciting place for future and practicing healthcare professionals. Located in Charlotte, NC, and surrounding cities, we offer an array of innovative and well-rounded curricula backed by top-notch professors, state-of-the-art facilities, sophisticated technology and clinical research, while maintaining a tight-knit community feel. Consequently, our highly integrated, best-in-class services and medical groups are world-renowned while maintaining a community hospital feel. As a leader in healthcare, our educational programs consistently prepare clinicians for success in the evolving healthcare environment.

The clerkships at Wake Forest University School of Medicine Charlotte offer

  • One-on-one attention with attending and resident physicians
  • Top-ranked clerkships
  • High patient volume, small learner count
  • State-of-the-art simulation center, where learners practice procedures and care of the acutely ill patient
  • Diverse learning experiences
  • Organization that is dedicated to quality, community and innovation

Diversity and Inclusion

Wake Forest University School of Medicine believes that the intentional pursuit of a workforce that is both inclusive and diverse is vital in the development of the sharpest minds in medicine. We want to develop providers who are knowledgeable, engaged and ready to tackle the complex world of healthcare.

About Atrium Health

Atrium Health is a nationally recognized leader in shaping health outcomes through innovative research, education, and compassionate patient care. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Atrium Health is an integrated not-for-profit healthcare system with over 70,000 teammates at nearly 40 hospitals and 900 care locations. With locations throughout the Carolinas as well as Georgia, Atrium Health is a leading-edge innovator in virtual care and mobile medicine.