Essentials of the Profession

Credits: 4 CREDITS (Preclerkship)
Sites: HMS
Director(s): Anthony Breu, Laura Garabedian
Offered: April-June, Year I
Location: HMS - Harvard Medical School (0)
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Description: Essentials of the Profession brings together the social and population science relevant to the practice of medicine and dentistry. It covers and integrates key concepts and methods of clinical epidemiology, population health, health care policy, social medicine, and medical ethics and professionalism. The course is taught in the January block of Year 1. Course Manager: Rob McCabe.