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Internal Medicine Sub-Internship Curriculum Overview

This curriculum will combine eighty percent hands-on clinical experience in general internal medicine and cardiology, with twenty percent applied to advanced clinical knowledge. The curriculum will continue to evolve based on medical students’ and faculty constructive feedback.

Mission: To develop skills related to the medical management of hospitalized patients while functioning semi-independently with a level of responsibility and supervision similar to a first year resident.

Top Priorities: Professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills, practice-based learning, patient care, medical knowledge and systems-based practice.

Application: Subintern students will apply concepts and strategies discussed during teaching sessions and clinical rounds directly to their patient care interactions.