Electives

VCU PM&R offers electives for medical students in their third and fourth years with exposure to clinical activities, didactic lectures and Grand Rounds.

Shadowing

We also offer opportunities for students to shadow members of our diverse and dedicated team in the following areas:

Student Interest Group

Promoting opportunities for educational and clinical interactions with our department, VCU’s PM&R Student Interest Group has the following goals:

  • Raise awareness of PM&R’s role in patient care
  • Educate medical students on topics related to PM&R
  • Create opportunities for student participation in PM&R activities
  • Serve as a resource for students interested in pursuing careers in PM&R
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Contact Us

For more information or to schedule your time in the Department of PM&R, please contact:

Sharondia Smith-Gaines

Sharondia Smith-Gaines

Sharondia Smith-Gaines

Sharondia Smith-Gaines

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Interim GME Operations Manager

Phone: (804) 828-5093

Email: sharondia.smith@vcuhealth.org

William McKinley, MD

William McKinley, MD

William McKinley, MD

William McKinley, MD

School of Medicine

LaFratta Endowed Professor, Vice Chair for Education and Residency Program Director, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Phone: (804) 628-0891

Email: william.mckinley@vcuhealth.org

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For information about visiting the VCU Department of PM&R as a visiting student, please contact:

Hayley Matthews

Hayley Matthews

Hayley Matthews

Hayley Matthews

Medical Education Curriculum Office

Phone: (804) 828-9798

Email: hayley.matthews@vcuhealth.org