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Welcome to your Clinical Clerkship in Medicine.

The members of the Department of Medicine and I want this to be an outstanding educational experience for you. Internal Medicine is a most fascinating medical discipline as it encompasses both the diagnostic work of a medical detective, and the interventional work of an engineer, as we try to rebuild patients’ health.

Our Department is founded on the twin principles of caring and investigation. We strive to care for not only our patients, but each other as well. We also seek to not just be medical technicians, but medical investigators, with every patient and every situation, continually striving to find a better way of doing things. It is these two principles we want to convey first and foremost. But we also want to systematically impart medical knowledge, and we have set up the rotations to maximize this, both with inductive and didactic learning. Read more...