acting internship

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acting internship

A clinical rotation undertaken in a specific area of medicine—e.g., cardiology, infectious disease, emergency medicine—by a 4th-year medical student, which often indicates the student’s specialty interest.

acting internship

Externship, junior internship, senior clerkship, subinternship Graduate medical education A clinical rotation undertaken in a specific area of medicine–eg cardiology, infectious disease, emergency medicine by a 4th-yr medical student, which often indicates the student's specialty interest See warm-up rotation; Cf Internship.
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He published his first scientific paper, in the field of cardiovascular nuclear medicine, as a senior medical student, which is still cited today; during this same year he tutored medical students in neuroanatomy and completed a sub-internship in Neurology at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York.