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Student Observership

Students (High school/Undergraduate/Medical Students):

High School Students are invited a maximum of 2 weeks. Please include in your email; dates wishing to observe, grade in school and birthday.

Undergraduate Students are invited a maximum of 4 consecutive weeks. Please include in your email; dates wishing to observe, current school or University and year in school.

Requirements include:

  • A letter from your medical school’s Dean
  • International Criminal Background Check Report
  • Record of DTAP vaccination
  • Positive Rubella, Rubeola, Mumps, Varicella, 3 Hepatitis B vaccinations
  • Record of 2 PPD skin test
  • Respirator fit testing

All required documents must be received no later than 4 weeks prior to observation dates. Completion of the necessary documents does not ensure approval to observe. Undergraduate Students and Physicians are subject to an approval process.

Check availability for observership below:

For general questions: Email neurosurgery@slu.edu


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