Office/Clinic Experience

Students will observe any OB and/or GYN appointments Dr. Downing or her partners have on their schedule. As this is part of WRITE, these activities will occur weekly over a 5 month period of time and will be coordinated with the rest of the WRITE preceptors currently engaged in teaching. Please view our documents PDF iconTips for Success to help prepare for your upcoming rotation. 


Students are encouraged to attend one of the live virtual clerkship orientations via Zoom (happen on the first day of every clinical rotation, i.e. "Summer A," "Summer B," etc. Please contact the OB/GYN Clerkship Administrator at for the link to attend orientation if interested and able to do so. Otherwise, students will need to watch an older, recorded version found here.

WRITE students are required to complete all requirements of this clerkship. Students will need to review this clerkship website, particularly the sections on Requried Assignments and Student Evaluation. 

Hospital Experience

Students will spend time at Mat-Su Regional Medical Center participating in the OR and on deliveries. 

Credentialing Information

Credentialing must be done 6 weeks prior to start of rotation. Rotation students must send a copy of their resume to Katie Van Meter.

Additional Onboarding Information

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