Welcome to the web page for undergraduate medical education programs in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Medical student education is core to the mission of the department. Our faculty are involved in medical education throughout the four year curriculum of the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Our department sponsors courses for second, third and fourth year students. For second year students we sponsor coursework in Behavioral Sciences. The Psychiatry Clerkship for third year medical students is a core component of medical education and provides an introduction to clinical care in the neurosciences. For our fourth year student programs, our department sponsors various elective courses in sub-specialty psychiatry and psychiatric research.