Minutes 10.11.01

Minutes 10.11.01

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Curriculum Committee
Minutes 10.11.01

Pediatric Pathology Conference Room, 4:00 PM

Present (underlined) were: Reid Adams, Robert Bloodgood, Victoria Camerini, Anita Clayton, Al Connors, Gene Corbett, Donald Innes (Chair), Nelle Linz (Mark Lepsch), Jerry Short, Howard Kutchai, Bill Wilson, Debra Reed (secretary) Guests: Sage' Blaska, Darci Lieb, Karen Maughan, Sylvie Moore, Anne Mounsey, Michael Rein

  1. Family Medicine Clerkship Review. (Karen Maughan, M.D., Anne Mounsey, M.D.). Drs. Maughan and Mounsey presented an excellent report assessing the Family Medicine Clerkship. The report outlined the clerkships goals, objectives, grading policies, and patient contact information. Analysis of new initiatives tried in the course during the previous year and outcome data was presented. Assessment data from student evaluations was provided.

    Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clerkship (AIM) Review. (Eugene Corbett, M.D., Michael Rein, M.D.) Drs. Corbett and Rein presented an excellent report describing and assessing the Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clerkship. They provided a useful overview of the course and assessment data from student and faculty evaluations.

    An instructive question and answer period followed. The development and future plans of both courses were discussed. Following completion of the reviews and further discussion the committee will communicate responses to the clerkship directors.

  2. Curriculum Committee Fall 01 Clerkship Review
    September 20 Pediatrics - completed
    September 27 ---
    October 11 Family Medicine & AIM - completed
    October 18 OB/GYN -
    October 25 Surgery -
    November 1 Psychiatric Medicine -
    November 8 Neurology -
    November 15 Medicine -

    The above dates for discussion have been confirmed by OB/GYN, Surgery, Psychiatric Medicine, Neurology, and Medicine.

-Don Innes