Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin Review
The Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin is a 4-year MD-granting program that welcomed its inaugural class in 2016. Dell Medical School hopes to educate and train doctors who are comfortable taking on the challenges of healthcare while taking care of patients. The Leading EDGE curriculum is divided into Essentials, Discovery, Growth, Exploration. Students start clerkships during second year, which is earlier than most medical schools. The Growth phase allows students to gain experiences in their personal areas of interest. Throughout the four years, courses in Clinical Skills, Interprofessional Education, and Leadership are integrated into the curriculum. Students have access to a Tier-1 research university if they are interested in pursuing research opportunities.
Revolutionize how people get and stay healthy by:
Improving health in our community as a model for the nation;
Evolving new models of person-centered, multidisciplinary care that reward value;
Accelerating innovation and research to improve health;
Educating leaders who transform health care; and
Redesigning the academic health environment to better serve society.
Dual Degree Programs:
A vital, inclusive health ecosystem:
Vital: Vigorous, animated, full of life and energy, dynamic
Inclusive: Open to everyone
Ecosystem: The complex of a community and its environment functioning as a system
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 79.8°F
- Annual Low Temp: 59°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 34.25 inch
*US average index is 100
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