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Community Medicine Curriculum

Claudia Harding coordinates our Community Medicine (CM) experience.

The CM objectives are met through a variety of activities including home visits, nursing home visits, health fairs, and collaborative experiences throughout the community.

Community Medicine sites include:

  • Franklin Woods Nursing Home
  • Alliance Inc
  • Healthcare for the Homeless
  • Infants & Toddlers
  • Central YMCA of Maryland
  • AA/NA
  • Aberdeen Proving Grounds
  • Department of Aging
  • Department of Health & Mental Hygiene
  • Turnaround Inc.
  • Baltimore County Public Schools

R1 First semester Second semester
Week 1 Nursing home and home visit Nursing home/home visit
Week 2 Occupational Medicine/disability: video, monograph and site visit Geriatric articles
Week 3 Health Department at Eastern Regional-Hearing Disorder screening (Health Care for the Homeless)
Home visits
(Health Care for the Homeless)
Week 4 Site visit to DV shelter Didactic and group discussion with readings: Disaster preparedness, communicable diseases and environmental exposures
R 2 First semester Second Semester
Week 1 Nursing Home/Home visit Nursing Home/Home visit
Week 2 Inpatient Psychiatry with Claudia Harding and Dr. Tabatabai Inpatient Psychiatry with Claudia Harding and Dr. Tabatabai
Week 3 Home visits
(Health Care for the Homeless)
Children's Guild with Claudia Harding
(Healthcare for the Homeless)
Week 4 Site visit to poison control center
(ombudsman program)
Home or school visit with Claudia Harding
(ombudsman program)
R 3 First semester Second semester
Week 1 Nursing Home/Home visit Nursing home/home visit
Week 2 Medstar Family Choice - session with medical director
(Active Day adult day care for seniors)
Medstar Family Choice -session with medical director
(wound rounds)
Week 3 Active Day adult day care for seniors with dementia
(Health Care for the Homeless)
In-patient and out-patient wound rounds
(Health Care for the Homeless)
Week 4 Medstar Family Choice -session with medical director
(ombudsman program)
Medstar Family Choice -session with medical director
(ombudsman program)

Learn more about the Family Practice Curriculum