|Department:||Center for Community & Global Health|
|Course Title:||Medical Polish Student-Instructor Elective|
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|Supervisor:||Josephine Dlugopolski-Gach, MD; Amy Blair, MD|
|Duration:||2 weeks elective credit|
Open to all medical students fluent in Polish.
Graded pass/fail only.
The purpose of the Medical Polish Student-Instructor Elective is to provide two weeks of elective course credit to those students who are fluent in the Polish language and serving as instructors for the Medical Polish Program. To achieve elective credit, the instructors will lead 20 hours of medical Polish classes and shadow a interpreter at the LUMC or a fluent attending physician who serves a large Polish patient population.
|Method of evaluation:||
Language skill component: upon completion of the course, instructors will participate in an interpreter certification exam consisting of two phone interviews, one written patient note in English, and a standardized patient encounter. Receipt of certification badge upon successful completion
GRADING: Pass/Fail only. Passing requires successfully completing all required components of the elective.