PCM-1 COURSE COMPONENTS

PCM 1 has 6 components:

  1. Lectures/Panels

  2. Small Groups

  3. Objective Structured Clinical Exams (OSCEs)

  4. Standardized Patient Exercises/Workshops

  5. Mentor/Preceptor Programs

  6. Written Exams

In general Semester 1 is about general patient-centered doctoring skills such as interviewing, ethics, human development, physical exam.

Semester 2 is about patient centered health promotion and disease prevention with health risks, physical exam, real patient interviews.

Semester 1

 

August

September

October

November

December

Lectures/Panels

Ethics
Professionalism
Med History
Interviewing
Feedback

Difficult Topics

Spirituality
Learning & Behavior
Child Devel

Psych Devel
Sexual Health
Self-care

Small Groups

PCM
Service
Ethics
Med History
Interviewing

Com Skills
Feedback

SP & Mid Sem Fdbk
Spirituality
Learning, behavior, devel

Learning & Behavior
Self Care
Mentor Reflection
Clinical Skills Practice

Clinical Skills

SP Wkshp: HPI &
Difficult Topics
Sp Practice Exercise

SP Exercise 1
PE Wkshp: Head/neck
Thorax
Abdomen

PE Wkshp:  Musc/skel
PE OSCE

Mentor Programs Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Written Exams   Written Exam #1     Written Exam # 2
Links to other courses Combined ethics case with MCBG: Huntington’s Chorea   Spirituality linked to Structure  Course PE Workshops – Structure PE Workshops - Structure
Other Computer Assisted Research        

Semester 2

 

January

February

March

April

May

Lectures/Panels

Evidence-Based Medicine
Risk Factors & Health Maintenance
Intimate Partner Violence

Substance Abuse

Difficult Patients
Integrative Medicine

Nutrition
Health care in the US

Small Groups

Preventive Medicine
Risk Assessment
Clinical Skills Practice

Substance Abuse
Patient Interview #1
Clinical Skills Practice

Patient Interview # 2
Sexual History
Integrative Medicine

Patient Interview # 3
Nutrition
Service Reflection

Clinical Skills

Workshop:
Intimate Partner Violence

PE Workshop: Heart & Lungs
PE OSCE
Patient Interviews

Workshop:  Difficult Patient
Patient Interviews

SP Exercise #2
Patient Interviews

Mentor Programs Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Nurse
Student
Chaplain
Physician
Written Exams   Written Exam # 3     Written Exam # 4
Links to other courses   PE Workshop: Function of the Human Body      
Other Global Health
Biostatistics

 

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Last Updated: 07/27/10
Created: June 5, 2002