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The FNU Department of Clinical Outreach and Placement’s mission is to support FNU students by:

  • providing assistance and resources in locating clinical sites and preceptors,
  • troubleshooting challenging situations and,
  • working one-on-one with students to navigate the overall clinical search process.


Clinical Advisor Role

  • Responsible for assisting students in identifying appropriate site placement and preceptors by providing resources and support in utilizing the clinical app and community map

  • Acting as support for students in site and preceptor identification, and keeping them abreast of clinical site placement timelines 

  • Meets with students in small groups and on an individual basis as needed to support the student(s) in clinical site identification


Clinical Services Coordinator Role 

  • Provides support and customer service to all preceptors with the goal of relationship building and preceptor retention

  • Assists DCOP with outreach activities designed to increase the number of preceptors. 

  • Helps to build the Master and Expert Preceptor program 

  • Assist the RCF in coordinating Case Day activities 


Students may contact their assigned Clinical Advisor at any time to set up an individual clinical advising appointment.  You can see a list of staff on our 'Meet the Team' page.  


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