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Family Medicine

Suite 108, Rydal Square
500 Old York Road, Jenkintown, PA  19046
215-481-2725
  fax: 215-481-7446

Clerkship Director
Adam Chrusch, M.D.
achrusch@amh.org

Residency Director
John J. Russell, M.D.
jrussell@amh.org

For Information, please contact: Leah Harrison (lharrison@amh.org)
Phone: 215-481-3328     Fax: 215-481-7446

Supporting Faculty

  • 8 Core Faculty Members, 22 AMH residents

3rd Year Clerkship

  • Students:
    • DUCOM: 1-4 per 6 week block
    • TUH: 1-2 per block 7 & 8
    • PCOM: 1 per 4 week block
    • TJU: 1 per block 1-4
  • Structure
    • 2 weeks of  inpatient service, remainder outpatient
    • Based on rotation length, visits to geriatric facilities, home visits and wound care rotations are included. 
  • Lectures
    • Medical student specific - 2 times/week
    • Students are invited to the 3-hour Wednesday afternoon resident lecture series, Thursday afternoon resident conference, daily morning report and weekly Medical Grand Rounds
    • Schwartz Rounds: 2nd Wednesday of every month except Dec., July & August
  • Call and Weekends
    • No overnight or long call
    • No weekend rounds

4th Year Elective

  • A 4-week rotation in Family Medicine in a subinternship model is available to one student per 4 week block.
  • It is available to students from DUCOM, PCOM and TUH, as well as other institutions.
  • Applications may be requested from Leah Harrison (lharrison@amh.org). 
  • This 4th year elective is arranged independent of the lottery for Drexel and TUH students.
    — Students expected to do 15-20 minute PowerPoint presentation on a selected topic during this elective month.