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Internal Medicine Sub-Internship Outline and Teaching Methods

During Internal Medicine Subinternship, in addition to hands-on patient care experience students are going to be involved in multiple clinical and teaching activities to enhance their knowledge gain and clinical skills. Some of these activities include:

  • Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • Polypharmacy Initiative/High Value Care: Interactive hybrid workshop involving EPIC-based exercise and artificial models; small group discussions
  • Evidence Based Medicine: simulation exercise and small group discussions
  • Professionalism: reflection, small group discussions
  • Oral case presentations
  • Patient-doctor conversation
  • Effective note writing skills
  • Bedside physical exam rounds
  • Patients hand-off
  • Qbank
  • Teaching sessions
  • Residency Core curriculum Conferences
  • Internal Medicine Grand Rounds


Carver College of Medicine subinterns working as a team during polypharmacy workshop, 2017