Minutes 02.08.01

Minutes 02.08.01

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Curriculum Committee
Minutes 02.08.01

Pediatric Pathology Conference Room, 4:00 pm

Present (underlined) were: Reid Adams, Robert Bloodgood, Victoria Camerini, Anita Clayton, Al Connors, Gene Corbett, Joseph Dubose (Travis Stork), Joanna Goldberg, Donald Innes (Chair), Jerry Short, Bill Wilson, Guests: David Moyer, Debra Reed (Secretary)

  1. Course and Clerkship Evaluations. Jerry Short distributed graphs of the mean student evaluation scores for first and second year courses (1996-2000) and clerkships (98-00) to the Committee.

  2. CTS/Physiology Self-Assessment (Robert Bloodgood, Howard Kutchai).

    CTS and Physiology were integrated Fall 2000 with a goal of providing a correlated study of structure and function at the cellular, tissue, organ and organ system level. Drs. Bloodgood and Kutchai presented an excellent report describing and assessing the course. They provided assessment data form student and faculty evaluations. The information was critiqued and summary statements made. Recommendations and proposals for the course were reviewed. Following a discussion the committee will communicate a response to the course directors, Drs. Bloodgood and Kutchai.

-Don Innes