BSOM Educational Goal, Competencies and Objectives
Approved by BSOM ECC May 18, 2017
The three-fold mission of the Brody School of Medicine is to:
- Increase the supply of primary care physicians to serve the state;
- Improve the health of citizens in eastern North Carolina;
- Enhance the access of minority and disadvantaged students to a medical education.
The BSOM curriculum is built on a series of measurable objectives designed to produce competent, compassionate physicians ready to practice in a changing environment. These objectives are grouped into six categories including Patient care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-Based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Ethics and Professionalism in Medicine, and Systems-Based Practice.