IU School of Medicine



The Indiana Student Led Clinics (ISLC) Leadership Elective is a non-credit bearing, complete/incomplete elective for students selected as student board members for an IU School of Medicine student-led clinic. Students fulfilling these roles are expected to enroll in this elective for the duration of their term to be covered by IU

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Stacey Jackson (sajacks@iu.edu)

Director: Joe Cerbin, M.D.

Campus: South Bend

Location: South Bend Clinic (Granger)

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Develop strategies to meet specific patient care needs / in shared patient-centered problem-solving by engaging health care professionals who complement one


  • Professional Development Evaluation Form; Continuous Quality Improvement Project Evaluation; 1. Student-completed end-of-term written essay, reflecting on the board experience particularly as it pertains to professional development, clinical administration, and/or community-based medicine [objectives 1-3]; 2. Faculty-facilitated group reflection [objectives 1-3]; 3. Faculty-completed Continuous Quality Improvement Project Evaluation [objective 2]

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: Must be enrolled at IUSM

Availability with Max Students per Month:


Duty Hours: 4

Time Distribution: 75% Clinical, 20% Library/Research, 5% Lecture/Seminar

Elective Type Category: PD - Professional Development

Notes and Enrollment Information:

THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH Students will engage in faculty-supervised medical service to the local community at an ISLC. All South Bend electives must go thru the South Bend campus coordinator. Contact Stacey Jackson (sajacks@iu.edu or 574-631-1870)

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: Yes

Detaials for Service Learning: