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North Dakota Rural Opportunities in Medical Education

University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Melissa Gardner


Rural Opportunities in Medical Education (ROME) is a 24-28 week interdisciplinary experience in a rural primary care setting, open to third-year students at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Students will live and train in non-metropolitan communities under the supervision of family medicine physician preceptors. Students will also work with board-certified surgeons, internists, pediatricians, and other specialists available in the community.

The goals of the program are to:

  • Provide students with comprehensive, broad-based primary care medical education
  • Provide students opportunities to experience the lifestyle of rural healthcare providers

Rotation sites in North Dakota include:

  • Devils Lake
  • Dickinson
  • Hettinger
  • Jamestown
  • Ortonville

Third-year students at UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
North Dakota
Amount of funding

This is an educational opportunity.

Application process

Links to additional information and the online application are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Physicians · Primary care · North Dakota

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