Assistant Dean for Clinical Science Curriculum

Lisa Auerbach, M.D.

Assistant Dean for Clinical Science Curriculum 
Office: H- 310-F

Dr. Auerbach is responsible for working with the Clinical and CHASM course directors, clerkship directors, clinical faculty and hospital leadership, the Associate Dean for Curriculum and Assessment, and the Department of Medical Education to coordinate the Clinical and CHASM curricula, to ensure that these meet LCME accreditation standards and that students meet the school’s Educational Program Objectives.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide leadership and oversight for the clinical curriculum including the Practice of Medicine courses, CHASM course, core M3 and M3 clerkships and  M4 elective clerkships 
  • Provide day-to-day oversight of clerkships and clinical courses ensuring that the educational program objectives are met and that clinical sites are teaching in alignment with CSOM policies and LCME requirements
  • Evaluate, revise, oversee and coordinate the orientation to clerkship course, and the M3s  intersession and the introduction to internship course. 
  • Establish, develop, and maintain relationships with clerkship directors and other faculty  at existing, developing and new clinical  sites.