Classroom Elective Registration

Einstein Classroom Electives

A limited number of electives are currently available to Einstein students to take as a predominately classroom based elective in year 4. These electives may involve some patient care activities, reading, research, or teaching, but also involve a significant component of non-patient care oriented tasks with education provided in the classroom setting.

Classroom Electives Registration:

  • Students MUST web-register for Einstein electives up to ​4 weeks prior to the start of the elective.​ Before student’s web-register for Einstein electives it is recommended that they review the ​course descriptions​ for any specific requirements, Course Director’s contact information, and where to report on the first day of the elective. Elective registration is on a first come, first serve, space available basis. If an ​Einstein Sponsored Clinical Elective requires approval from the Course Director, web-registration will not be possible. You must reach out to the elective Course Director for approval to register. If approved, students are responsible for forwarding the approval email to ​​ for manual registration.
  • If a student no longer wishes to participate in an elective, the student must ​drop the course using the web-registration process no less than 4 weeks prior to the start of the elective rotation.​ Students who wish to drop an elective less than 4 weeks prior to the start of the elective rotation must contact the Course Director and receive approval to drop the elective. If the Course Director approves the dropping of the elective the student must notify the Registrar’s Office immediately.

Obtaining a ​Classroom Elective - Evaluation of Student Performance and Professional Attributes for each classroom elective completed at Einstein will be the responsibility of the Office of the