Minutes 01.16.03

Minutes 01.16.03

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Curriculum Committee

Pediatric Pathology Conference Room, 4:00 pm

Present (underlined) were: Reid Adams, Robert Bloodgood, Anita Clayton, Lisa Coray, Gene Corbett, Donald Innes (Chair), Vern Juel, Howard Kutchai, Jerry Short, Nikhil Rao, Bill Wilson, Brian Wispelwey, Debra Reed (secretary)

  1. Education Team Plan - School of Medicine Decade Plan. The Committee discussed the proposals made by the Education Team at the Decade Plan Retreat on 1/14/03. The proposals will be refined and prioritized. The Curriculum Committee was asked to provide input on the Plan to Don Innes via e-mail. Timelines, resources and metrics will be worked on by the Education Team.

    Education Team Plan - Change suggested for slide on Page 4 of handout - - Encourage and Provide access to areas outside of the classical medical curriculum...

    Interruptions in medical career pros and cons was discussed. Facilitate advisors on appropriate use of year off for specialized electives, etc. - create guidelines for achieving added value from elective experience.

Don Innes