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Doctor of Medicine (MD) Learning Communities

The M.D. Learning Communities are groups of medical school students, facilitated by faculty mentors, that encourage the formation of valuable skills and relationships.

The four M.D. Learning Communities are:

  • Knowledge
  • Wisdom
  • Service
  • Excellence

Topics include:

  • Ethics
  • Health Literacy
  • Study Skills
  • Health Reform
  • Communication Skills
  • Information Retrieval
  • Optimizing Personal Assets
  • Conflict Management

Taking part in these learning communities will provide great benefits including:

  • Learning about the the culture of the MSM community
  • Encouraging academic success
  • Building relationships with your professors and classmates
  • Broadening your learning experience
  • Honing valuable skills for your career
  • Tips on how to fully utilize and enjoy your education experience