UNC SOM Curriculum in Humanities & Social Sciences Notes

improvingmedicaleducation.pngUNC was among several schools noted in the Institute of Medicine’s 2004 Report on “Enhancing the Behavioral & Social Science Content of Medical School Curricula” (see pp. 45-49).

smr1.pngA 3-volume anthology of multi-disciplinary readings for medical students, The Social Medicine Reader, edited by UNC Social Medicine faculty members, is used as a textbook for the “Medicine & Society” course at UNC School of Medicine and in similar courses at various medical schools across the country.