Improving the adjustment of educationally disadvantaged students to medical school: the Summer Enrichment Program.

@article{Kornitzer2005ImprovingTA,
  title={Improving the adjustment of educationally disadvantaged students to medical school: the Summer Enrichment Program.},
  author={Benjamin Kornitzer and Edward O. Ronan and Mary R Rifkin},
  journal={The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York},
  year={2005},
  volume={72 5},
  pages={317-21}
}
The Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) is a 6-week pre-matriculation program that targets students who may be at an educational disadvantage and/or may have difficulties adjusting to the rigors of medical school. The objective of the current study was to determine whether the SEP (a) eased the transition to the first year of medical school and (b) had an impact on academic performance during the first year of medical school. All students from groups underrepresented in medicine, who had been… CONTINUE READING