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Category Codes: E = Elective; M = Medical; P = Primary; IAE = In Absentia eligible

Current Externships:

Site Name & LocationAbbreviationCategoryIAE
Air Force Base, Travis – Fairfield, CA TRAVISP-
Alameda Health System – Eastmont Wellness Center – Oakland, CA (on In-House schedule)AHS EASTMONTP-
Alameda Health System – Hayward Wellness Clinic – Hayward, CAAHS HAYWARDP-
Bay Area Community Health – Fremont and San Jose, CABACHP-
Byers Eye Institute (Adult Clinic), Stanford University – Palo Alto, CABYERS-ADULTE-
Byers Eye Institute (Pediatrics), Stanford University – Palo Alto, CABYERS-PEDSE-
Crow Indian Health Service – Billings, MTCROWMY
Front Range Eye Associates – Broomfield, COFRONT-RANGEPY
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Daly City, CAKAISER-DALY CITYP-
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Sacramento Area.KAISER-SACPY
Marin Community Clinic, Novato, CA NOVATOP-
Marin Community Clinic, San Rafael, CASAN RAFAELP-
Omni Eye Services, New Jersey – Iselin, NJ - OMNI NJEY
University of California, Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz, CASANTA CRUZPY
UCSF-UCB Berkeley Outpatient Clinic – Berkeley, CA (on In-House schedule and paired with Byers Pediatric externship on Fridays)BOPCP-
UCSF OptometryUCSFM-
UCSF Proctor Foundation – San Francisco, CA (on In-House schedule and paired with Byers Pediatric externship on Mondays)UCSF PROCTORM-
The Vision Center of West Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ TVCARIZONAPY
VA Casa Grande Community Based Outpatient Clinic – Casa Grande, AZCASA GRANDE CBOCPY
VA Central California Health Care System – Fresno, CA VA-CENTRAL CALMY
VA Kernersville Health Care Center – Kernersville/Salisbury, NC VA-KERNERSVILLEMY
VA Livermore Medical Center – Livermore, CA VA-LIVERMOREM-
VA Long Beach Health Care System – Long Beach, CA VA-LONG BEACHMY
VA Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Clinic – Los Angeles, CA VA-LOS ANGELESMY
VA Miami Medical Center – Miami, FL VA-MIAMIMY
VA Monterey Outpatient Clinic – Monterey, CA VA-MONTEREYMY
VA Muskogee (Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center) – Muskogee, OK VA-MUSKOGEEMY
VA Pacific Islands Health Care System – Honolulu, HI VA-PACIFIC ISLANDSMY
VA Palo Alto Medical Center – Palo Alto, CA VA-PALO ALTOM-
VA Portland Medical Center (Portland Division) – Portland, OR VA-PORTLANDMY
VA Portland Medical Center (Vancouver Division) – Vancouver, WA VA-VANCOUVERMY
VA Puget Sound Health Care System – Tacoma, WA VA-PUGET SOUNDMY
VA San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA VA-SAN FRANCISCOM-
VA San Jose Outpatient Clinic, San Jose, CA VA-SAN JOSEM-
VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System – Reno, NV - VA-SIERRA NEVADAMY
VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics – White City, OR VA-SOUTHERN ORMY
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center – Bethesda, MD WALTER REEDPY
West Oakland Health Center – Oakland, CA (on In-House schedule) WEST OAKLANDP-

Externships NOT Currently Offered to Any Classes:

Site Name & LocationAbbreviationCategoryIAE
Air Force Base, Vandenberg – Lompoc, CA
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute – Miami, FL
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Pediatric and Strabismus Division – Miami, FL
Crownpoint Healthcare Facility (Indian Health Service) – Crownpoint, NM

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