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Critical Reflection: Tracking Professional Identity Formation In A Medical Student Trainee, Cesar Rodriguez Feb 2020

Critical Reflection: Tracking Professional Identity Formation In A Medical Student Trainee, Cesar Rodriguez

Capstone Presentations

We sought to establish a framework to track professional identity formation (PIF) in one individual trainee through the use of reflective writing. Using the same six reflective prompts, one undergraduate medical trainee wrote six reflective essays each year of training which were subsequently analyzed by a faculty member and the author looking for specific themes. 22 of a possible 24 pieces were analyzed and the three major themes that emerged across four years were roots, emotions, and self-doubt. Overall, the themes highlighted the critical nature that an individual’s socio-cultural identity plays in medical professional identity formation. This work serves ...


The Road To Ocular Gene Therapy: Lessons From The Past, Hemant Khanna Oct 2019

The Road To Ocular Gene Therapy: Lessons From The Past, Hemant Khanna

Eyes to the Past Reception Presentations

This presentation at the Eyes to the Past exhibit reception by Hemant Khanna, PhD, principal investigator and associate professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, UMass Medical School, discusses the learnings gathered from ocular gene therapy over the years and new discoveries taking place at UMass Medical School.


Hindsight Is 20/20: A Review Of The Archives, Lauren Colwell Oct 2019

Hindsight Is 20/20: A Review Of The Archives, Lauren Colwell

Eyes to the Past Reception Presentations

This presentation at the Eyes to the Past exhibit reception by Lauren Colwell, MD Candidate 2020, UMass Medical School, reviewed the various ophthalmology-related artifacts included in the historical collection.


The University Of Massachusetts Medical School, A History: Integrating Primary Care And Biomedical Research, Ellen S. More Jan 2012

The University Of Massachusetts Medical School, A History: Integrating Primary Care And Biomedical Research, Ellen S. More

History of UMass Worcester

When an all-male class of 16 students entered the new University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1970, they might well have wondered whether they were making a huge mistake. Undoubtedly they took an enormous risk. The entire school—faculty, students, staff, laboratories, offices and classrooms—was housed in a small converted warehouse. The faculty probably had their doubts as well. Not so Dr. Lamar Soutter, the school’s founding dean and guiding spirit. No matter how many times the state legislature threatened to withhold the school’s funding, or how many governors threatened to shut it down altogether, Soutter knew ...


Iatros 1984, University Of Massachusetts Medical School Jan 1984

Iatros 1984, University Of Massachusetts Medical School

Iatros

Iatros is the yearbook of the School of Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA. The name of the yearbook comes from the Greek word for "healer" or "physician". This is the yearbook for the Class of 1984.


Iatros 1974-1978, University Of Massachusetts Medical School Jan 1978

Iatros 1974-1978, University Of Massachusetts Medical School

Iatros

Iatros is the yearbook of the School of Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA. The name of the yearbook comes from the Greek word for "healer" or "physician". This is the inaugural yearbook, covering the classes of 1974-1975, 1975-1976, 1976-1977, and 1977-1978.


A System Of Anatomy For The Use Of Students Of Medicine, V.1, Caspar Wistar, William E. (William Edmonds) Horner Jan 1823

A System Of Anatomy For The Use Of Students Of Medicine, V.1, Caspar Wistar, William E. (William Edmonds) Horner

Rare Medical Books (Digital Collection)

3rd edition.

Commonly known as: Wistar's anatomy.

Cited in: Cordasco. American 1820-1910, 20-0636.

Signed by Dr. Denison, New York.

Purchased from the Pittsburgh Academy of Medicine.

Condition: Library copy has original cover but spine has been mended with black tape.


A System Of Anatomy For The Use Of Students Of Medicine, V.2, Caspar Wistar, William E. (William Edmonds) Horner Jan 1823

A System Of Anatomy For The Use Of Students Of Medicine, V.2, Caspar Wistar, William E. (William Edmonds) Horner

Rare Medical Books (Digital Collection)

3rd edition.

Commonly known as: Wistar's anatomy.

Cited in: Cordasco. American 1820-1910, 20-0636.

Purchased from the Pittsburgh Academy of Medicine.

Condition: Library copy has original cover but spine has been mended with black tape.