Medical Students: From Clinical Rotations to Residency and the Role a Preceptor Plays


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Target Audience

DMU preceptors and clinical instructors.


  1. Discuss the key aspects of feedback as it relates to a student evaluation.
  2. Explain how DMU uses faculty evaluation of a student’s performance.
  3. Discuss the importance and utility of the PxDx logs as they relate to student performance and practice.
  4. Explain the important changes to the ERAS LOR system and how it impacts preceptors.
  5. Discuss how evaluations and LORs impact a student’s ability to get the residency they want.


  • Thomas Green DO, MPH, FACOEP, FACEP
    Associate Dean, COM Clinical Affairs; Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Des Moines University
  • Kara Thompson, DO, MA
    Assistant Dean, COM Clinical Affairs, Des Moines University
  • Nikki Hook, BA
    Student/Graduate Medical Education Coordinator, COM, Des Moines University

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