MD CURRICULUM COMMITTEE

Terms of Reference

To review the full curriculum for MD Program.

To approve the assessment blueprint for the MD Program.

To receive student feedback.

To receive evaluation reports for the MD course from the year committees with recommendations to be acted upon.

To monitor the implementation of the MD curriculum across all levels.

To approve any changes made in the MD curriculum at year levels.

To comply with rules and regulations of the regulatory bodies.

Members

The membership will include 9 members in 2020 -21 as curriculum for Year 4-6 is still in early stages.

  1. Vice Dean or delegate
  2. MD Program Director
  3. Year 1 Chair
  4. Year 2 Chair
  5. Year 3 Chair
  6. Student rep (once course commence)
  7. VINMEC nominee
  8. Two nominees from teaching faculty (once course commences)
  9. UPENN nominee (Ex-officio member)
  10. MD Curriculum Manager Executive Officer

Meetings

MD curriculum Committee will meet bi-monthly from July with an annual retreat.

The Executive officer shall record the minutes of each meeting and circulate it within two weeks.

Agenda of the meeting must be sent one week in advance.

Quorum

At least half of the current voting members of the Committee present in person or virtually shall constitute a quorum.

Reports

Reports to the Chair, College Teaching and Learning Committee.

 

YEAR ONE COMMITTEE

Terms of Reference

To validate the full curriculum for year one

To determine the quality assurance of assessments

To receive student feedback

To monitor the implementation of the first year MD curriculum.

To receive periodic evaluation of student experience

To review student progress in year 1.

Members

The membership will include 11 members.

1. Pre-clinical director Chair
2. MD Program Director Member
3. Six course instructors Members
4. FAS representative Member
5. One student representative Member
6. MD Curriculum Manager Executive Officer