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4th Year Electives

Baystate hosts more than 100 4th year medical students each year in more than 40 electives.

Medical Students Are a Valued Part of the Team

We make every effort to meet the scheduling needs and learning objectives of interested students. Our faculty and residents are committed to the education of medical students.

Students who participate in our clerkships are eligible for on-campus housing (available on a first come, first served basis.)

4th Year Electives By Department

Each 4th year elective is four weeks in length.

How to Apply

ABTS-414 Advanced Biomedical Translational Sciences UMMS only
AN-400 Anesthesiology
EM-4004 Emergency Clinical Problem Solver UMMS only
EM-404 Emergency Medicine
EM-405 Emergency Medicine Research
EM-4115 Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
FC-448 Quality & Patient Safety
ME-301  Subinternship in Medicine (Required) UMMS only
ME-410
Subinternship in Medicine (Elective)
 
ME-406 Clinical Cardiology
ME-409 Critical Care Medicine  
ME-4137 Pulmonary Diseases
ME-416 Gastroenterology
ME-418 Geriatric Medicine
ME-4192 PURCH Scholarly Writing UMMS only
ME-4193 PURCH Narrative Medicine UMMS only
ME-4194 PURCH Rural Health Elective UMMS only
ME-4195 PURCH Community Response Team: A Simulation-based Experience in Medicine and Culture UMMS only
ME-4196 PURCH Preventative Care: Design Your Own Mobile Health Clinic as a Model of Care for Under-served Communities UMMS only
ME-4197 Topics in Clinical Research UMMS only
ME-423 Infectious Diseases
ME-425 Nephrology
ME-4433 Medicine Consult 
ME-449 Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
ME-450 Ambulatory Care
NS-402 Neurosurgery
NU-417 Neurology

NU-438 Sleep Medicine
OB-410 Gynecologic Oncology 
OB-429 Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
OB-433 High Risk Obstetrics
OB-438 Gynecology Subinternship
OB-448 Urogynecology & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
OB-449 Contraception and Family Planning
PA-416 Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
PA-425 Introduction to Transfusion/Apheresis Medicine
PE-403 Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Subinternship
PE-404 Subinternship in Pediatrics
PE-409 Pediatric Endocrinology
PE-410 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
PE-4107 Inpatient Medicine-Pediatrics
PE-411 Pediatric Infectious Diseases
PE-428 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Acting Internship
PE-442 Primary Care Medicine-Pediatrics
PE-444 Community Medicine-Pediatrics
PE-495 Pediatric Subspecialties
PS-416 Child Psychiatry
PS-423 Adult Inpatient Psychiatry
PS-493 Psychiatric Consultative Medicine
RA-400 Diagnostic Radiology
SU-401 Subinternship in General Surgery
SU-403 Subinternship in Pediatric Surgery
SU-404 Surgical Intensive Care 
SU-408 Colorectal Surgery
SU-412 Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
SU-413 Trauma Surgery 
SU-419 Surgical Oncology  Subinternship
SU-431 Breast Surgery
SU-471 Cardiac Surgery

SU-489 Subinternship in Acute Care Surgery
XX-4020 PURCH Scholarly Writing UMMS only