Table of Contents

Introduction
Vision
Mission
Diversity
Professionalism
  • Professional Honor Code
  • Student Responsibilities
  • The Honor Code Council
Standards for Admission & Matriculation
Educational Objectives
  • Knowledge & Lifelong Learning
  • Interpersonal Relations & Communication
  • Professionalism, Advocacy & Personal Growth
Academics
  • Biennium I
  • Biennium II
Scheduling
  • Years 1 & 2 Courses
  • Year 3 Clerkships
  • Year 4 Clerkship & Electives
Absences
  • Leaves of Absence (LOA)
  • Inclement Weather
  • Religious Observances
Dress Code for Clinical Activities
Academic Support
  • Biennium I
  • Tutors
  • Study Groups
  • Biennium II
  • Academic Advisors
Opportunities
  • Careers in Medicine
  • The Physician Leadership Development Program
  • The M.D./Ph.D. Program in the Biomedical Sciences
  • Research
Communication
  • Via E-Mail
  • Between Clerkship Directors
Assessment
  • Accommodations
  • The Grading System
  • Appeal of Course Grades & Written Evaluations
  • Requirements for Satisfactory Performance & Advancement
  • USMLE
  • Class Rank
The Student Promotions Committee
Records & Confidentiality
The Fair Treatment of Students
  • Mistreatment
  • Resolution of Claims of Mistreatment
Social Media Policy
  • Scope & Definitions
  • Official School Business
  • Individual Use
  • AMA Policy: Professionalism in the Use of Social Media
Health
  • Requirements
  • Drug Impairment
  • Mental
  • Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens
Requesting Rooms in White Hall
Medical Liability Coverage
Criminal Background Checks
  • Entering Students
  • Third Year Students
Transfer
  • Transferring In
  • Transferring Out
Equality, Affirmative Action & Harassment
  • Equal Opportunity in Education
  • Discrimination & Harassment
  • Complaints
Safety & Security