Thunder Bay • Orillia

Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Medical Career I

Medicine 5105 Medical Career I
Focused on the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to take a balanced approach in developing a medical career and becoming life-long learners, students begin to develop their professional identity, learn about how to function in collaborative practice and learn about the concept of wellness. They will learn and develop skills in order to equip them in determining their future career and practice goals, make good career decisions and become socially accountable physicians. They will develop an appreciation for the importance of personal wellness, including financial wellness, and the concepts related to wellness in relationship with, and for their patients, colleagues and community within the culture and environment of their medical practice. Effective participation in this course will build the foundation necessary for making good decisions about practices that lead to wellness, including financial wellness, relevant aspects of professionalism, career planning opportunities, and the choice of special education experiences.