|Directors:||Todd Savitt, Ph.D.|
|Address:||Med Hums, Brody 2S-17|
|Duration:||4 weeks (1/2 days)|
|Students/Block:||Minimum 1 Maximum (open)|
|Report To:||Brody 2S-17|
This is a two week equivalent selective spread over one month It must be taken with another two week equivalent selective (including research options).
To provide students with a historical perspective of the medical profession and medical practice so that they can better appreciate the current state of health affairs.
|I.||To learn about the development of medical ideas|
|II.||To learn how to find books and articles on medical historical topics|
This is primarily a reading and discussion course with short lectures as needed. Over the month, we will read a number of articles and a book or two. Each class session will include discussion of assigned readings and occasionally a brief report from a student on a topic of interest to all. Some library work will be required.
Evaluation of Student's Performance