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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Department of Urology

Student Rotations / Electives

Student Rotations/Electives

To apply for a 4th year urology rotation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center's Department of Urology, please see below.

  • All students from U.S. allopathic and osteopathic medical schools can apply for a four week urology rotation through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS).
  • For all other medical schools, contact our department's Academic Coordination Office or the SUNY Downstate Medical School Registrar's Office.

Academic Coordination Office:

SUNY Downstate Medical School Registrar's Office

Things to consider:

  • All visiting students must report to the Office of the Registrar the Friday before the first day of their elective to register.
  • Applicants must be in good academic standing at their home school and must have their school's approval to participate in the desired elective.
  • Applicants must have health and liability insurance coverage and be HIPAA, OSHA and New York State Infection Control certified.
  • All visiting medical students must provide proof of American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS card). Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) cards will not be accepted.
  • For all other requirements, pleas see the "Visiting Medical Student Program" website through the Registrar's Office.

All qualified applicants will be accommodated, if possible.