IN555.0

Introduction to the Profession

Credits: 0 CREDITS (Preclerkship)
Sites: HMS
Director(s): Katherine Miller, Katharine Treadway
Prerequisites: None
Offered: August, Year I
Location: HMS - Harvard Medical School (0)
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Description: This course is required for all entering medical and dental students. It is designed to provide a broad overview of the profession of medicine and dental medicine. It introduces some of the intellectual, moral and ethical expectations placed upon you as you transition from student to physician-in-training. It also provides time to meet your classmates and orient yourself to Boston. The course meets for most of each day and involves both large and small group experiences. Course Manager: Eric Shames