Ascension St. John Hospital Medical Student Information

Ascension St. John Hospital is a 714-bed community hospital, which serves the Eastern Metropolitan Detroit area. Ascension St. John Hospital has fully accredited residency and fellowship programs in the Departments of:
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Podiatry
  • Preliminary Medicine
  • Preliminary Surgery
  • Surgery

  • Cardiology
  • Hematology and Oncology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nephrology
  • Pulmonary Critical Care
  • Rheumatology


How to Apply for Rotations:


Third Year Rotations

Third year core rotations are reserved for Central Michigan University, St. George’s University, and Wayne State University. Third year scheduling and student placement is determined by the universities.



Senior Rotations


Rotations are available to students from Ascension St. John Hospital affiliated universities. The three affiliated Caribbean Universities are AUC, ROSS, and SGU.


Ascension St. John Hospital will begin accepting rotation applications May 1, 2021 for the upcoming academic year (July 2021 to June 2022). Applications submitted before that time will not be processed.  If you are requesting a rotation for July/August we will contact you approximately six (6) weeks prior to the start of the rotation. 


Applications for the current academic year will be accepted on an ongoing basis.


Due to the high volume of requests, students will only be contacted if the requested rotations are available.




Senior Year Rotations Offered


  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine (MICU)
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery -Surgical Trauma
  • General Surgery 4th Year
  • General Surgery -Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery -Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • General Surgery -Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery -Vascular Surgery
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine 4th Year
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Pulmonary Critical Care
  • Rheumatology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Urogynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology 4th Year
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics 4th Year
  • Pediatrics-Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics-Cardiology
  • Pediatrics-Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics-Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics-Hematology/Oncology
  • Pediatrics-Infectious Disease
  • Pediatrics-Neonatology
  • Pediatrics-Neurology
  • Pediatrics-PICU
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Research





CMU Students & Visiting Students:

Jessica Trombly - CMU and Visiting Student Coordinator
Phone:(313) 343-7843


SGU Students:

Erin Buechel - SGU Student Coordinator
Phone: (313) 343-3869

WSU Students:

Kathy Clancy - WSU Student Coordinator
Phone: (313) 343-3576