Transition to Clinical Training: Case
0.5 hr CME/CE
Goal: Understand some of the challenges medical students face in transitioning from pre-clinical to clinical training and skills they can use to ease the transition. Case example: Learn skills a 3rd year medical student can apply to help them adjust to face-to-face patient contact and clinical teamwork.
Funding: Initial development of this activity was supported by funding from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (Grant #1 R43 AA026474-01).
This activity is designed to change: Competence, Performance, Patient Outcome. 0.5 hr
Needs and Training Gaps
After completing this activity, participants will better understand the challenges medical students face in transitioning from pre-clinical to clinical training and skills that help them make the transition more successfully, including being able to:
- Respond productively to criticism from the clinic team
- Describe general aspects of the role of a third-year clerkship student on the clinic team.
- Have a structured way to notice and seek out the positive experiences in clinical training.
- Think clearly about when and how to ask for help in a clerkship.
- Adjust to one of the challenges involved in face-to-face patient interaction: Responding to patient emotions.
Training Activity References
Audience and Accreditation
Audience: Medical faculty, however the skills taught are relevant for medical students and all clinicians.
|AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™||0.5 hr(s)||4/9/21||4/8/23|
Accreditation Statement: Clinical Tools, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation Statement: Clinical Tools, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
A letter of completion for 0.5 hours is available.
A score of 70% on the post-test is required to complete the activity.
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