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MS4 Clerkships: Information Resources: Welcome


Welcome to the MS4 Clerkships Research Guide!

For each of the anesthesiology, emergency medicine, and neurology clerkships, you'll find information resources to support your education and patient care.  For each clerkship, you will see

  • Best Bets - the top 2-3 full-text resources for your searches.
  • Key Textbooks - the best textbooks for education and study.
  • Mobile/Handheld - apps for your phone or iPad so you can access information 24/7.
  • Recommended resources - additional sites and/or tools identified by clerkship directors.
  • Research articles - links to PubMed and MEDLINE.

Good luck!

Shelf Prep Materials

The following sources are licensed by Himmelfarb Library and free to our affiliates


The following sources have been recommended by GW medical students and may require personal subscription

Find specific shelf prep materials on each clerkship tab. 

GW MFA Epic Access

MFA Epic login via desktop/laptop computer

  1. Access
  2. If VM Horizon is installed on your computer, select VM Horizon HTML Access, otherwise, select Install VM Horizon Client.  
  3. Enter your MFA Network login ( and password, then click on 'Login'.
  4. A virtual desktop should display; double-click the icon for Epic.

Need assistance with your login/password: call MFA IT at 202-741-3636

Independent Reading: Recommendations

Applying to Residency

Subject Guide

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