Medical Students


Please refer to the Bulletin of the School of Medicine for further details



  • M85 770 Psychiatry Clerkship
    • Coursemaster(s): Brendan O'Connor, M.D.
    • Clerkship Coordinator: Tammie Repko
  • M85 771 Ambulatory Clerkship:Psychiatry for Generalists
    • Coursemaster(s): Brendan O'Connor, M.D.
    • Clerkship Coordinator: Tammie Repko


  • Clinical electives are available to 4th year medical students in various settings including inpatient, consult-liaison, emergency, and outpatient psychiatry. Full course listings can be found in the Bulletin. For visiting students, please refer to
  • Research electives are also available, and students are encouraged to seek out any member of the Psychiatry faculty for a research elective. Drs. Nuri Farber and Brendan O'Connor are happy to assist any interested students in identifying a research mentor. Faculty information including their research interests and recent publications can be found on the departmental website. Our faculty is involved in a broad range of research efforts including basic neuroscience, genetics, epidemiology, neuroimaging, and clinical trials for various conditions, as well as in collaborative research with other departments, research and clinical centers, and international researchers.

Other Opportunities

Interested WUSM students of all years are welcome to participate in: