UWSOM Foundations Curriculum

Timeline E18 – Foundations Phase

Visual: Curriculum Visual for 2018 Entering Students​

Time Commitment: E18 Time Commitments for Years One and Two

 

Foundations Phase Timeline (E18 students)

Note for Exams: Exams dates and times are sent out via email prior to the quarter. These dates and times vary by regional campus, so check with your site administrator for the exam schedule. These will also be a part of the block syllabus. All Canvas pages are published for students 2-weeks prior to the start of the block.

Immersion: Foundations of Clinical Medicine & Orientation

  • Washington, Seattle: August 20 to August 30, 2018
  • Washington, Spokane: August 20 to August 31, 2018
  • Wyoming: August 13 to August 31, 2018
  • Alaska: August 13 to August 31, 2018
  • Montana: August 13 to August 31, 2018
  • Idaho: August 15 to August 31, 2018

Molecular & Cellular Basis of Disease (MCBD)

  • September 4, 2018 to October 19, 2018

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 1 (EHM)

  • October 23 to October 26, 2018

Invaders & Defenders (IND)

  • October 29 to December 14, 2018

Winter Break

  • December 17 to January 1, 2019

Circulatory Systems (CPR)

  • January 2 to March 8, 2109

Spring Break

  • March 11 to March 15, 2019 (check with your regional site, some sites may have EHM week 2 during this time)

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 2 (EHM)

  • March 19 to March 22, 2019 (check with your regional site, some sites may have spring break during this time)

Energetics & Homeostasis

  • March 25 to May 3, 2019

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 3 (EHM)

  • May 7 to May 10, 2019

Musculoskeletal, Blood, & Cancer (MSK, B&C)

  • MSK: May 13 to May 24, 2019
  • B&C: May 28 to June 14, 2019

Research Methods, Summer Experience, & Breaks

  • Research Methods: June 24 to August 16, 2019
  • III – dates vary

Mind, Brain, & Behavior

  • September 3 to November 1, 2019

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 4 (EHM)

  • November 4 to November 7, 2019

Lifecycle

  • November 8 to December 13, 2019

Winter Break

  • January 2 to March 27, 2020

Foundations Capstone

  • January 6 to January 17, 2020

Consolidation

  • January 20 to March 20, 2020

Transition to Clerkships

  • March 23 to March 27, 2020

 

Patient Care Phase & Explore & Focus Schedule and dates – CLICK HERE

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 5 (EHM)

  • June 22 to June 26, 2020

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 6 (EHM)

  • September 21 to September 25, 2020

Winter Break

  • December 21 to January 3, 2021

Ecology of Health and Medicine – Week 7 (EHM)

  • June 21 to June 25, 2021

Autumn Break

  • September 20 to September 24, 2021

Winter Break

  • December 20 to January 2, 2022

Transition to Residency

  • May 10 to May 24, 2022

UW SOM Physicians Oath and Ceremony

  • TBD