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META: Mindfully Evolving, Thriving & Advocating: Week 1

“The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” --Sir William Osler

Week 1 - July 10-14


Learning Medicine

This book is not available electronically. Total pages: 200

  • Must read by Friday, July 21, MARSI/learning in medicine sessions
  • Suggested Pacing: Read 100 pages this week and 100 pages next week

Clinical Skills - Patient Centered Care, Biopsychosocial Formulation

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Chronic Disease - Lived Experience

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Learning - Feedback

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Clinical Skills - Physical Exam


Complete before Small Group Session on 7/13

Check Blackboard - for your small group schedule

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Total Time: 25:49 min

Vital Signs:

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AMA Ed Hub

Clinical Skills - Note Writing


See Blackboard for Dr. Patel's presentation on Note Writing 101

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Implicit Bias

Pre Work:

Take 3 separate Harvard Implicit Bias tests: one on race, one on sexuality, and one of your choosing

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Clinical Skills - History Talking

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Introduction to US Healthcare

(Watch/read  prior to US Healthcare event)

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Social Determinants of Health/Cultural Humility

Social Determinants of Health & Physician Charter 


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