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About PRISM

About PRISM

Meet the PRISM Team

 
Angela Nuzzarello, MD, MHPE
PRISM Co-director
 
Sandra LaBlance, PhD
PRISM Co-director
 
Sheryl Weiss
PRISM Coordinator
Phone: 248-370-3231





PRISM COMPONENTS


Reflection
Each month students are given prompts for a reflective essay.

Readings
Students choose an article to read each month.

Faculty Mentoring groups
Students meet in mentoring groups for one hour each month and meet individually with their mentor during the academic year.

Resident Mentoring program
This optional program matches each student with a resident mentor. Students meet one-on-one with their resident mentor in addition to group activities for all resident mentors and students.

Big Sib program
This optional program matches each M1 student with an M2 student for informal support and mentoring.

Career Development
Guidance on career choice begins in the M1 year and progresses through the M2 year. The M3 year curriculum focuses on preparing students for the residency application process from preparing curriculum vitae to navigating the match program.


Specialty Brown-bag lunches
Students can choose to attend informal lunches highlighting physicians from diverse specialties.


PRISM TOPICS

(not a complete list)


  • Developing a personal plan for wellness
  • Self-awareness
  • Mindfulness based stress reduction
  • Planning the M3 and M4 years
  • Investment basics
  • Guided imagery
  • Preparing for the Boards
  • Understanding personal biases


 
  • Leadership
  • Choosing a specialty
  • Budgeting
  • Residency interviewing
  • Learning in the clinical setting
  • Writing a curriculum vitae and personal statement
  • Making the most of your relationships
  • Preparing for the residency application process
 
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