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Year 4 Course Descriptions

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(MS4)

 

  • Advanced Practice Selective
  • AHEC Acting Intern Selective
    • 4 weeks
    • Expand upon skills to become more adept at developing a differential diagnosis, creating a treatment plan, following the patient throughout the hospital course, communicating with families and colleagues, and synthesizing the hospital course in the format of a discharge summary
    • Detailed Course Description
    • Course Director: Debra Bynum
    • MD Site Link: http://www.med.unc.edu/ai

  • Critical Care/Surgery Selective
    • 4 weeks
    • Practical learning experience in the recognition and care of critically/acutely ill patients with a multidisciplinary educational review of fundamental physiologic and clinical principles for the care of critically/acutely ill patients
    • Detailed Course Description
    • Course Director: Benny Joyner
    • MD Site Link: http://www.med.unc.edu/ccselect

  • Science of Medicine Selective
    • 4 weeks
    • Re-emphasizes the basic sciences in the senior year of medical school including not only the traditional basic sciences such as biology and biochemistry, but also population sciences, epidemiology, ethics, social medicine and others
    • Detailed Course Description
    • Course Directors: Michael Meyers, Alisa Wolberg
    • MD Site Link: http://www.med.unc.edu/intselect

  • Capstone Course
    • 1 week
    • REQUIRED course for graduation from UNC SOM; brings senior medical students together in preparation for the internship experience, providing an opportunity to refine or acquire skills that will be refined during internship
    • Detailed Course Description
    • Course Director: Kenya McNeal-Trice
    • MD Site Link: http://www.med.unc.edu/capstone

  • Electives (need 3)

 

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