Mount Auburn Hospital Anchoring Clinical Experience

Director(s): Alexandra Chabrerie, Mary Hewitt
Offered: April-May
Location: MTAH - Mount Auburn Hospital (11)
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Description: Anchoring Clinical Experience is a two-month clinical clerkship designed to ground the clinical skills learned in ICM. Held at Mount Auburn, an academic community teaching hospital, the clerkship will be divided into one month of outpatient/ambulatory medicine split between a primary care site as well as subspecialty clinics, and one month of inpatient medicine on the hospital wards. In addition to attending the daily hospital based teaching conferences for Mount Auburn internal medicine residents, students will have a case-based didactic curriculum that will focus on core topics in internal medicine. Finally, students will be expected to complete a case presentation with a focus on applying primary basic science and clinical trials literature into a discussion of clinical reasoning and decision-making.
Grade Criteria:
Honors with Distinction Honors Pass Unsatisfactory