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Chronic and Preventative Care Block

Case Based Learning (CBL) is Tuesday at 8 am, unless otherwise noted on your schedule. Complete your weekly pre-CBL requirements on Canvas. Your half day to work on your community health project will be Tuesday afternoon.

This block consists of 8 weeks of Primary Care (Internal and Family Medicine), 2 weeks of Behavioral Health and 2 weeks of either outpatient Neurology or a selective.


Chronic and Preventative Care Block
More information for rotations

Reading materials: 

  • Outpatient Behavioral Health Expectations
  • Outpatient Internal Medicine Objectives and Requirements

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Reading materials:

  • Outpatient Neurology Objectives and Requirements
  • Basic Neurological Exam
  • 5-Minute Neuro Exam
  • Localization in Neurology
  • Med Student Evaluation Form for CPC
  • MOCA Testing
  • Warm Screening Sensory Exam

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Downtime materials - Neurology

Reading materials: 

  • Case #1
  • Case #2
  • Case #3
  • Case #4

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Downtime materials - Psychiatry

Reading materials: 

  • Thought, Language, and Communication Disorders
  • Comparative efficacy and tolerability of 15 antipsychotic drugs in schizophrenia: a multiple-treatments meta-analysis
  • Pharmacotherapy for Mood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Health Care Workforce Development to Enhance Mental and Behavioral Health of Children and Youths

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Community Health Project

Contact information for AHEC representative:

Laura Pettersen
[email protected]


Contact information for Madison:

Jill Costello
[email protected]

Recommended textbooks

Behavioral Health
Goodwin and Guze's Psychiatric Diagnosis
By Carol North

Case Files Psychiatry

Contact information
Traditional CPC Block Director, Family Medicine Rotation Lead

Dr. Julie Gerig
(608) 775-8947

WARM CPC Block Director

Dr. Rick Erdman
(608) 372-5351

Neurology Rotation Lead

Dr. Mary Goodsett
(608) 775-2414


Behavioral Health Rotation Lead

Dr. Kristen Freier
(608) 775-1385

Internal Medicine Rotation Lead

Dr. John Conzemius
(608) 775-4801

Program Coordinator

1900 South Ave.
La Crosse, WI 54601

(608) 782-7300

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