Educational strategies for Objective 3

Pediatric Pre-Clerkship Educational Strategies for Objective 3 – History

Integrating Pediatrics into Preclinical Doctoring Courses

Video Based Learning – History

Objective Expanded:
    1. Small group (if possible) teaching session on relevant age appropriate history (eg. adolescent psychosocial, birth history in newborn)
    2. Standardized patients or direct practice with children of different ages and . developmental stages 
      1. home-schooled children
      2. nursery schools/daycares
      3. elementary/middle/high schools
      4. faculty/resident children
    3. In the preceptor visit curriculum including pediatricians
      1. longitudinal continuity with a pediatric preceptor
      2. deliberate exposure to a pediatric practice 
    4. Newborn nursery clinical experiences
    5. Pediatric boot camp prior to clerkship
    6. Role Plays with common pediatric history scenarios

Assessment Strategies:

(Direct Observation, Checklist, Passport, Short Answer questions, small group participation, OSCE)