Translational medicine in the first year: integrative cores.

  title={Translational medicine in the first year: integrative cores.},
  author={Betsy C. Herold and Patricia J McArdle and Alex S Stagnaro-Green},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  volume={77 11},
OBJECTIVE The intensity of the first year leaves many students pondering the wisdom of their career choice. In creating its new curriculum, Mount Sinai School of Medicine faced this issue of burnout by devoting the last three weeks of the first year to a course that links basic science concepts introduced at the bench to the clinical care of patients. The… CONTINUE READING