Northwestern Feinberg Medical School Curriculum

Northwestern’s Prep Program Helps Medical Students’ Transition Into Residency

The new curriculum at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, launched four years ago, has provided the Class of 2016 with earlier patient interactions, more team-based learning and an additional focus on professional development. Fourth-year medical students completed a new two-week capstone course, revisiting concepts...

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Medical Education Simulators

Simulated Competitions Are Re-shaping How Medicine Is Learned

Simulation based medical education is defined as any educational activity that utilizes simulation aides to replicate clinical scenarios. Medical simulation is quickly becoming the learning method of choice throughout medical academia, with renowned medical organization accelerating the learning curve through competitions.  Preclinical, clerkship, residency, and subspecialty...

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