INMD 6803

Essentials of Clinical Medicine - Part 1

Contact

Sara Roberts and Allison Siefert
Course Managers
ecmmgr@umn.edu

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Details

Catalog Description: Introduces foundational knowledge and skills needed for learning clinical medicine. ECM will complement the Scientific Foundations education and prepare students to fully engage in clinical rotations in Years 3 and 4. The course consists of two main components:

Clinical Skills – Physical Exam & Interview Tutorials: Focuses on communication with patients, interviewing skills, physical exams skills, ultrasound basics and professionalism. Clinical Skills Tutorials are coordinated with basic science and anatomy.

Medical Arts and Social Sciences (MAS): An introduction to quality improvement, patient safety, health equity, health policy, and public health.

Prior to Fall 2019, this course was 5 credit hours.