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Pre-clerkship Curriculum

The Integrated Basic & Clinical Science Curriculum includes eight Master Courses, four Longitudinal Courses, and nine Longitudinal Threads spread out over the first eighteen months of study for all medical students.

The Integrated Basic & Clinical Science Courses include:

Eight Master Courses

  • Introduction to the Profession
  • Scientific Foundations
  • Genes & Development
  • Attacks & Defenses
  • Homeostasis
  • Energy and Metabolism
  • Connection to the World
  • Across the Lifespan

Four Longitudinal Courses

  • Professional Responsibility
  • Populations and Methods
  • Human Anatomy
  • Scientific Inquiry

Nine Longitudinal Threads

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
  • Diagnostic Methods
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology

Course Directors

Year 1 Curriculum

Year 1 Master Courses