Tom Koksal, M.D. Lisa Stouffer
Director Assistant Director
Plaza Medical Center AHEC, Western Kansas Regional Office
911 N. Main Street #1 Hadley Center, 205 E. 7th, Suite 130
Garden City, KS 67846 Hays, KS 6760
Phone: 620-276-8201 Phone: 785-628-6128
Fax: 620-276-8739 Fax: 785-628-6034
Current rotations available for third-year student in the Southwest Region include: OB/GYN and pediatrics.
Housing and Meals
Housing and meals vary at each site. Please contact the Rural Medical Education Office for specific information.
There are two student computing lab locations in Garden City. In addition to the following locations:
Most doctors' offices have internet access available, but if your preceptor does not, other options are available. The doctors' lounge at Southwest Medical Center does have a computer with internet access available, and the public library has resources as well. Memorial Library is open Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fridays & Saturdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sundays 1-5 p.m. Computers with internet access are available for public use at no charge; printing runs 25 cents per sheet.
Greeley County Health Services in Tribune provides housing, linens included, to students and their families in a small house across the street from the hospital. Internet access is available both in the house and in the hospital and clinic. Besides the clinic in Tribune, one day a week will be spent in each of the outreach clinics in Hamilton County (Syracuse) and Wallace County (Sharon Springs). Internet access is available at each of those clinics. Surgical and obstetrical experience will be available in Tribune.