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Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Departments, Centers & Programs

Department of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences

Collaborating across disciplines to prepare physicians and to conduct research that advances the delivery of care

The Department of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences aims to prepare insightful and compassionate physicians. It unites faculty in a range of clinical disciplines and specialties. Together they work to:

  • Establish educational goals
  • Plan course content
  • Teach
  • Conduct research

Faculty research

Investigations conducted within the department include the following:

  • Population-based interventions to improve health care delivery
  • Clinical studies related to the delivery of personalized care
  • Transdisciplinary investigations to address challenges that span science, technology, and medicine
  • Training medical students in research methods to improve clinical care
  • Medical education studies that lead to innovations in physician training