Introduction to Clinical Medicine
Introduction to Clinical Medicine is a required course in professionalism and ethics for third-year medical students. The course meets each month for two hours from September to June. The goals of the course include the following:
- To provide a forum for critical thinking about moral, cultural, legal, financial, and social issues in clinical medicine
- To support the development of strong professional identity and ethics during third-year clerkships
- To provide opportunities for students to examine strategies for success in their clinical years in preparation for residency
- To provide opportunities for self-reflection in shaping clinical practice.
Course directors: Martha Montello, Ph.D., and Mark Meyer, M.D.
Jun 28, 2012