Medical Education

Courses and Clerkships Overview

Curriculum information on the BUSM Admissions Page
Third Year, Fourth Year, & Extracurricular Definitions
Dual Degree Programs: Listing of requirements, eligibility, and application information for our dual degree programs
MD & MD/PhD Entering Student information
BU Bulletin Website: Listing of BUSM Courses on the official Bulletin Website
Barnes & Noble Textbook Search: Please note that you should select “MED MS” in the second dropdown box where it asks you to “Select Department”.

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First Year Curriculum

Principles Integrating Sciences and Medicine Curriculum (PrISM)
(MS 141, MS 142, MS 144, MS 145, MS 146)

Course Directors:

Leadership Team:

Essentials of Public Health (MS 129)
Human Behavior in Medicine (MS 126)
Integrated Problems 1A and 1B (MS 124/MS 132)
Introduction to Clinical Medicine 1A Fall (MS 125)
Introduction to Clinical Medicine 1B Spring (MS 125)

Second Year Curriculum

Disease and Therapy Curriculum (DRx)
(MS 220, MS 221, MS 223, MS 224, MS 225, MS 226)

Course Directors:

Leadership Team:

Integrated Problems II (MS 215, MS 218)
Introduction to Clinical Medicine II (MS 214)
  • Course Director: Dr. Christine Phillips | (617) 414-3748 | chphilli@bu.edu
  • Course Coordinator:Jodie Trainor | (617) 638-6446 | jtrain@bu.edu

Clerkships, Selectives, & Electives

Fourth Year Course Catalogue
Advanced Medicine 2

Overview of Selective

Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine

Overview of Clerkship

  • Clerkship Director: Dr. Molly Cohen-Osher | (617) 414-6208 | mcoheno@bu.edu
  • Clerkship Coordinator: Florence Laforest | (617) 414-6237 | flafores@bu.edu
Geriatrics
Medicine

Overview of Clerkship

Neurology

Overview of Clerkship

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Overview of Clerkship

Pediatrics

Overview of Clerkship

Psychiatry

Overview of Clerkship

Radiology

Overview of Selective

Surgery/Surgical Subspecialties

Overview of Clerkship