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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Practicing Medicine: Health Care Culture and Careers

June 3-July 26, 2019


Students register for the following Human Ecology course taught by Sam Beck:

HE 4080 Practicing Medicine Health Care Culture and Careers
(3 credits)

Students learn through a cycle of action, experience, and reflection and as ethnographic participant observers. Spending four days each week shadowing physicians in assigned NYC private or public hospitals, students learn how to implement experience-based learning techniques and perspectives to enhance their competencies as initiates of professional medical practice.