Name The Curriculum Contest

SOM New curriculum coming soon

Do you have the right name for our new curriculum?


Meharry’s School of Medicine is taking the bold step to overhaul its curriculum, a move that will better prepare students for the future of health care by introducing new teaching strategies and earlier clinical immersion.


Highlights of the new curriculum include:

  • Earlier clinical immersion
  • Team-based learning and in-class skills application (flipped classrooms)
  • 120 most common problems physicians encounter
  • Medical Immersion Program (exposure to realistic medical environment)
  • Students assigned to independent learning communities
  • Expansion of Simulation Center


Our peers at prestigious medical schools around the country who have introduced similar curriculums have names such as:

  • Harvard Medical School-Pathways
  • University of California Medical School- Bridges
  • Vanderbilt Medical School-Curriculum 2.0
  • OHSU School of Medicine- Your M.D.
  • Drexel College of Medicine- Foundations & Frontiers

This contest has ended

The winning name will be announced soon!