UNMC 3rd year medical students who wish to gain experience in the field of emergency medicine may request to perform a selective while on the required basic surgery rotation. Students will participate in splint labs, get to evaluate patients and present directly to attendings to come up with diagnostic and treatment plans, as well as participating in any necessary procedures. Space is limited (24 spots per year), interested students must make the surgery clerkship coordinator aware of this request as soon as possible. This is option is only available to current UNMC medical students while on the required basic clerkship surgery rotation.