PWY120

Essentials of the Profession

Credits: 2 CREDITS (Preclerkship), 4 CREDITS (Preclerkship)
Director(s): Anthony Breu, Laura Garabedian
Location: HMS - Harvard Medical School (0)
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Description: Essentials of the Profession will bring together the social and population science relevant to the practice of medicine. It will cover and integrate key concepts and methods of clinical epidemiology, population health, health care policy, social medicine, medical ethics and professionalism. The course will be taught in two components, the first in the January block of Year 1 and the second in a month after PCE.