Curriculum

Scholarship in Medicine

SMD 8560; SMD 8660

Module Director: Amber Todd, Ph.D., Director of Assessment

Module Description:

Scholarship in Medicine will ensure that students engage in instruction in the scientific method and collect and/or use data to test and verify hypotheses and address questions about biomedical phenomena and how it contributes to the body of scientific knowledge to improve the health of patients and/or populations. Students will also be instructed in the basic scientific and ethical principles of clinical and translational research.

Alignment of WrightCurriculum Educational Objectives & Milestones to the Module Learning Goals

Boonshoft SOM Educational Objectives and Milestones

Code

What competencies / milestones will this unit address? 

Foundational Knowledge – Medical Knowledge: Utilize evidence in making clinical decisions

1.3a

Obtain, analyze, and synthesize information from the medical literature (Foundations)

Caring/Valuing – Professionalism Goals: Value and behave in a manner consistent with the highest ethical standards of the profession

5.3a

Identify the basic principles of medical ethics (Foundations)

Learning How to Learn – Practice-Based Learning: Stimulate intellectual curiosity to question and advance knowledge through scholarship

6.2a

 

 

Identify and assess the literature in an area of scholarly interest (Foundations)

Identify and begin work on a scholarly project (Doctoring)

Complete and present a scholarly project (Advanced Doctoring)

Module-Level Objectives

Code

What are the module-level objectives for this course? 

BOONSHOFT SOM Objectives

LO1

Demonstrate the use of the scientific method in a scholarly endeavor

1.3a (Fdn) 6.2a (Fdn)

LO2

Demonstrate knowledge of the ethical and responsible conduct of research

5.3a (Fdn)

LO3

Identify and assess the literature in an area of scholarly interest

1.3a (Fdn) 6.2a (Fdn)

LO4

Create and maintain/document literature in an area of scholarly interest

1.3a (Fdn) 6.2a (Fdn)

LO5

Identify and formulate a hypothesis and research question

1.3a (Fdn) 6.2a (Fdn)

6.2a (Doc)

LO6

Design an ethically-sound research protocol to address the hypothesis and research question

5.3a (Fdn) 6.2a (Fdn)

6.2a (Doc)

LO7

Implement research protocol in an ethical manner

6.2a (Doc)

LO8

Collect and analyze data generated by the designed research protocol

6.2a (Doc)

6.2a (ADoc)

LO9

Interpret and communicate findings

6.2a (ADoc)


To review all Boonshoft SOM Educational Objectives and Milestones please visit the Educational Objectives page.
Last edited on 06/15/2017.