Office of Undergraduate Medical Education
Medical Education Grand Rounds
“How Can Faculty Support Struggling Medical Students?”
Kristina Petersen, Ph.D.
NYMC Director of University Academic Support Programs
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
19 Skyline Drive
Annex Boardroom, Ground Floor South – F46B
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Commercial Support Acknowledgement: There is no outside support for this activity.
Kristina Petersen, Ph.D. has disclosed that he has no financial interest or other relationship with any manufacturer of commercial products or services.
Sally Schwab, Ph.D., Jennifer Koestler M.D., Carl Thompson, Ph.D., have disclosed that they have no financial interest or other relationship with any manufacturer of commercial products or services.
Physicians, Medical Educators, Faculty, medical students, residents.
At the completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:
- Enumerate several of the most common reasons for students’ academic struggle in medical school
- Discuss resources available at NYMC to support faculty in their counseling of students having difficulties, including academic support and wellness support
- Discuss the most common strategies that have helped many struggling students regain confidence and succeed in medical school
Page updated: October 28, 2014