The Harvard Medical School-Cambridge integrated clerkship: an innovative model of clinical education.

  title={The Harvard Medical School-Cambridge integrated clerkship: an innovative model of clinical education.},
  author={Barbara Ogur and David A. Hirsh and Edward Krupat and Pieter A. Cohen and David Bor},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  volume={82 4},
  • B. Ogur, D. Hirsh, D. Bor
  • Published 1 April 2007
  • Medicine
  • Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges
The Harvard Medical School-Cambridge Integrated Clerkship (HMS-CIC) is a redesign of the principal clinical year to foster students' learning from close and continuous contact with cohorts of patients in the disciplines of internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics-gynecology, pediatrics, and psychiatry. With year-long mentoring, students follow their patients through major venues of care. Surgery and radiology also are taught longitudinally, grounded in the clinical experiences of a cohort of… 
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