Minutes 11.15.01

Minutes 11.15.01

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Curriculum Committee
Minutes 11.15.01

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, David Shonka, Jerry Short, Howard Kutchai, Bill Wilson, Debra Reed (secretary), Guest: Michael Rein

  1. Internal Medicine Clerkship Review. (Michael Rein) Dr. Rein presented an informative report assessing the Internal Medicine Clerkship. The report outlined the clerkships goals, objectives, grading policies, and patient contact information. Analysis of new initiatives tried recently in the course and some outcome data was presented. Assessment data from student evaluations was provided.

    An informative discussion followed. Proposals for the future were discussed. Following completion of the reviews and further discussion the committee will communicate with the clerkship director.
  2. Information on the Advanced Clinical Elective proposal, the interim report from Microbiology, and the Physician Charter on Professionalism as an outline for "Assessing Professional Behavior of Medical Students" were distributed.


-Don Innes