PME550.0c

Clinical Capstone

Credits: 0 CREDITS (2P+2B)
Director(s): Barbara Cockrill, Eric Shappell, Rebecca Sternschein, Katharine Treadway
Offered: The Clinical Capstone will be offered January-April. Maximum enrollment per month will be 50 with minimum 20 per month. Students will be distributed among various clinical sites.
Location: HMS - Harvard Medical School (0)
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Description: The purpose of the Clinical Capstone at HMS is to provide students with an opportunity to consolidate learning and clinical skills they have acquired over their medical education, to identify gaps in knowledge and/ or skills to be rectified prior to graduation, and to set learning agendas for their internship. The Capstone experience is a sub-internship/acting internship level clerkship during the last four months of medical school. The core curriculum will focus on complex communication skills and will address self-care and skills necessary for internship.