Title

University of Massachusetts Medical School

UMMS Affiliation

Office of Medical Education; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Date

7-9-2004

Document Type

Article

Subjects

*Curriculum; Education, Medical; Geriatrics; Massachusetts; *Schools, Medical

Disciplines

Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences | Women's Studies

Abstract

Provides an overview of the geriatrics curriculum at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, including curriculum management and governance structure. The geriatrics curriculum is designed to enhance students’ knowledge of and commitment to caring for the elderly through a continuity-based, multidisciplinary curriculum, longitudinally integrated across all four years of medical school.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Acad Med. 2004 Jul;79(7 Suppl):S92-7.

Related Resources

Link to article in PubMed

PubMed ID

15240224