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The University of Maryland School of Medicine, supported by the latest instructional technology, encompasses the following:

  • Integrated basic and clinical science across the four years
  • Interdisciplinary teaching blocks, small groups and labs
  • Problem-based Learning as an instructional strategy to teach skills and knowledge focusing on independent lifelong learning
  • Student-patient clinical experience across the four years, including utilization of Standardized Patients
  • Emphasis on independent lifelong learning
  • Comprehensive Academic Development 
  • Digital curricular material, and audio online lecture material
  • Student on-line evaluation of faculty
  • Electronic Exams (Guidelines and Procedures)

Curriculum Summary Diagram