Clinical Rotations

Get Hands-On Clinical Experience Through Hospital Rotations

Participation in our clinical rotation program provides medical students an opportunity to begin testing their growing knowledge in a true health care environment.

Des Peres Hospital is a core training site for the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine. We also schedule medical students from all other osteopathic medical schools for single/multiple rotations.

Des Peres Hospital offers residency programs in a number of specialty areas. Positions in a traditional internship may also be available. Please visit the American Osteopathic Association’s website to see the detailed breakdown of available positions. Medical students interested in applying to one of these residency programs is strongly encouraged to schedule a rotation at Des Peres Hospital prior to interviews.

Contact Information

To schedule a rotation or to have any questions answered, please contact us at the information listed below.

Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine students should contact:
Philip Grunder, KCOM Rotation Site Coordinator
(314) 966-9510:

All other students should contact:
Karen Mebruer, Medical Education Coordinator
(314) 966-9491: