The Selectives section of the medical curriculum is a collection of small group seminars addressing various topics related to the delivery of health care. Approximately 20 different Selective courses are offered to second year medical students in the fall semester for six weeks with each class session lasting two hours. All students are required to take a Selective. Topics covered range from year to year. Some examples include the History of Western Medicine, Introduction to Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Health Care Reform, Medical Anthropology, Negotiated Death and Care of the Dying and Medical Spanish.
Director: Sarah Kureshi, M.D., M.P.H.
Coordinator: Xerxeser Kayode