Integrated Medical Sciences

First- and second-year students complete an integrated basic science curriculum called Integrated Medical Sciences (IMS) over a 19 month time period including 2 months available for research in the summer between Year 1 and 2. The IMS curriculum runs concurrently with the Doctoring clinical skills curriculum. 

Each course within the IMS curriculum is listed below:

Year 1

Integrated Medical Sciences I

  • Scientific Foundations of Medicine
  • Histology
  • Anatomy I
  • General Pathology
  • Health Systems Science

Integrated Medical Sciences II

  • Brain Sciences
  • Anatomy II
  • Supporting Structures
  • Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Year 2

Integrated Medical Sciences III

  • Cardiovascular 
  • Pulmonary
  • Renal
  • Endocrine Sciences
  • Human Reproduction

Integrated Medical Sciences IV

  • Hematology
  • Gastroenterology