Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Preclinical Elective Courses

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Preclinical Electives are short, in-depth courses in a variety of areas related to medicine which are designed to broaden understanding of important topics. These courses are open to CCOM students in the spring quarter of their first year and in all three quarters of their second year. Failures in elective courses carry the same weighting as failures in core curriculum courses such as anatomy, biochemistry, etc.

The specific list of electives offered will vary:

Advanced Studies in OMM
Beyond the Bench/Beyond the Bench Part I, II
Cardiovascular Pharmacology
Career Development
Clinical Nutrition
Clinical Problem Solving
Health Policy Elective
Medical Simulation
Medical Spanish
Nutrient and Drug Biomembrane Transport
Osteopathic Clinical Research
Physiology Teaching Assistant
Research Design
Student Research Elective
Understanding America's Underserved