2010 Academic Round Table
On November 16, Family Medicine Physicians,
residents, and medical students gathered to focus on the challenges
and successes in mentoring medical students. There is an increasing
need for primary care community mentorship and preceptors for
medical students. Discussion centered on what medical schools are
doing now to recruit preceptors and mentors and how they choose
where to place medical students for clinical experiences.
The opening presenter was Dr. Kathleen Brooks,
Director of the Rural Physician Associate Program and an Assistant
Professor at the U of M Department of Family Medicine and Community
Challenges & Successes in Mentoring Medical Students (PDF)
Dr. Mark Paller, Executive Vice Dean of the
University of Minnesota Medical School and Dr. Gary Davis, Senior
Associate Dean at the U of M Duluth Campus.
Rural and Small Community Minnesota Sites - U of M Medical School
Duluth Campus (PDF)
Medical Education Efforts - U of M Medical School Duluth Campus
Dr. John Bachman, Chair of Education, Mayo
Department of Family Medicine, was unable to attend but sent slides
about what’s happening at Mayo.
at Mayo Medical School (PDF)
Dr. David Power Director of Medical Student
Education; Associate Professor; U of M Department of Family Medicine
and Community Health, wrapped-up the evening speaking on
Developments in Family Medicine Education.
Developments in Family Medicine Education (PDF)