Clinical Rotation - Bellevue

Clinical Rotation - Bellevue

Regional Site Staff

Regional Assistant Dean:
Daniel Brzusek, DO
dbrzusek@pnwu.edu

Regional Site Administrator:
Jennifer Hildebrand
jhildebrand@pnwu.edu

Demographic Information

Fitness/recreation areas available in the region: 
There are a lot of parks and running trails, as well as hikes.

Housing:
We have housing in Bellevue and Seattle.

Length of time region has been training with PNWU students:
Our first PNWU students rotated in 2016.

Preceptor/Rotation Information

4th year electives that have been successful in this region depending on availability:
Plastic surgery, PMNR, tele medicine, research institute, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, neurology, cardiology, endocrinology, and naturopath.  

Rotations that may provide inpatient experience: 
None 

Rotation challenges in the region based on availability: 
Women’s Health and pediatrics.  

Do students/learners from other schools rotate in the region? 
Yes 

Is there integration of other schools with PNWU students?
Sometimes 

Residencies available in the region that PNWU students are involved in (didactics, rotations, etc.): 
None 

Opportunities to practice OMM:
Yes - several rotations have this.

Didactics Information

Didactic Information:  
Wednesday 3:00pm – 6:00pm at Overlake Hospital Education Building. 

Core (3rd year) rotations available within driving distance (1 hour or 50 miles) of the didactics site? 
Yes, excepts Women’s Health. 

Additional Information

Region strengths:
Our electives are our strength. 

Student/Resident Information:
Number of OMS3 Students Rotating in Region:   0
Number of OMS4 Students Rotating in Region:   10
Alumni in Residency Programs (Washington totals):   152
Alumni practicing in the regions (Washington totals):   86
% of PNWU-COM matriculations from regions (Washington totals):   50%