University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications


Formative Clinical Geriatrics Experiences for First- and Second-Year Medical Students: An Elusive Goal

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

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Document Type

Letter to the Editor


Geriatrics | Medical Education


Providing first- and second-year (preclerkship) medical students with a formative clinical experience that effectively teaches clinical skills poses significant challenges for medical educators.

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Citation: J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Nov;63(11):2438-40. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13786. Link to article on publisher's site

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Journal/Book/Conference Title

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

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