Phase 1 blocks
Patients, Professionalism and Public Health
Patients, Professionalism and Public Health establishes a strong foundation for a student’s professional identity formation as a physician.
Body in Balance
Body in Balance covers the key processes involved in maintaining internal balance in the body.
Food, Fasting and Fitness
Food, Fasting and Fitness explores the chain of events by which food is converted to energy, highlighting the key role of nutrition and exercise in the maintenance of optimal health.
Human Family Tree
Human Family Tree follows the story of a family in order to explores the molecular, genetic, hormonal, anatomical and physiological factors that govern cell growth, reproduction, pregnancy and fetal development, as well as aging and cancer.
Invaders and Defense
Invaders and Defense covers innate immunity, the nature and clinical manifestations of the various types of biologic invaders, immune deficiency and hematologic malignancy.
Mind and Motion
Mind and Motion integrates musculoskeletal medicine, neurology and neuroscience, and psychiatry through the study of the structural functions of the body, from the anatomic to cellular levels.