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1 from ideas to outcomes

2 SSTRIDE-ING FOR DIVERSITY A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH Watch Video

3 IN THE BEGINNING THERE WAS the P I M S

4 Funded by a National Institutes of Health grant, PIMS was designed to address the need for physicians in the rural areas of Northwest Florida. (Part of the University of Florida College of Medicine)

5 1992-Dr. Myra Hurt established the first advising program services at PIMS Dr. Hurt hired Mrs. Thesla Anderson to establish an Outreach program Dr. Hurt hired Dr. Livingston to supervise both advising and outreach-- -soon they are combined into one program The Florida State University College of Medicine admitted its first class Outreach and Advising continued Bridge Program was established

6 The Florida State University College of Medicine will educate and develop exemplary physician who practice patient-centered health care, discover and advance knowledge, and are responsive to community needs, especially through service to elder, rural, minority, and underserved populations.

7 Research has shown minority physicians and physicians from rural backgrounds are more likely to practice in underserved population areas.

8 The following groups should be represented in the student population: o o o o o Underrepresented Minorities (African American, Puerto Rican, Mexican American, American Indian) Students from Rural or Inner City Backgrounds Nontraditional (older, returning) Students Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds First generation in college students

9 Medically underserved population areas are often educationally underserved Students may not have had the educational background and structured programs to reach their full potential Students from disadvantaged backgrounds may need encouragement and opportunity And then there are the numbers: In 2009 there were 42,269 applicants nationally 3,106 African Americans; 3,061 Hispanic or Latino; 1,684 Rural 3,584 Applicants to FSUCOM in 2010 (120 selected) 465 African Americans; 537 Hispanic; 143 Rural

10 Big Bend AHEC FSUCOM AHEC West Florida AHEC

11 Institution Outreach Support Type of Services Xavier University (High school level) Across Critical Thinking (ACT) Center of Excellence Scholar Program Seek to promote critical thinking about vital issues from an interdisciplinary perspective Designed to educate and train African American students in research methods and participate in basic clinical research Biomedical Scholars Program Opportunities for high ability students to complete first semester of chemistry Wayne State University High School Partnership Program Project SEED (Summer Educational Experience for Disadvantage Students) Provide interventions and support to teachers Selected high school students engage in research projects under the direction of WSU faculty.

12 Launched in 1991 Designed to increase annual enrollment of Blacks, Mexican American, mainland Puerto Ricans and American Indians in U.S. Medical Schools Initiative focused on educational pipeline programs

13 The need for a new and creative way to increase diversity in our medical school Intervention has to occur early in the educational pipeline Partnership agreements with universities, secondary schools, and medical schools have to exist Infrastructure of support Commitment all stakeholders Diverse and meaningful experiences for students

14 Provide a career pathway for students who have been traditionally underrepresented in medicine and other health fields Increase the number of underrepresented and rural high school students who enter post graduate science and medical programs. Ultimately serve as a pipeline or feeder program to bring students from medically underserved areas to FSUCOM thus producing physicians that have an interest in Florida rural and inner city communities.

15 Creation Pre-Health Advising Office Precollege Program (7 th -12 th ) College Program Post-baccalaureate (BRIDGE) Expansion Effort in Rural Counties 2006-First Honors Medical Scholars 15

16 Pre-College Level In-School After-School Summer Institute College-Level Undergraduate SSTRIDE Honors Medical Scholars All Premedical Organizations Post-Baccalaureate Level BRIDGE

17 Integrated science curriculum. Offered as an elective course to 7 th & 8 th grade students. Provides hands-on experiences, problemsolving, & critical thinking activities. Offers opportunities for vocabulary improvement, study skills development, & standardize test preparation. Enrollment capped at 15 students

18 Tutoring/mentoring in a supervised environment. 2:1 student/mentor ratio. FSU & FAMU undergraduate math & science majors serving as mentors/tutors. Community service & volunteer opportunities. Career Shadowing Opportunities. Provide transportation for select schools.

19 Purpose: Introduce students to college life and FSU College of Medicine Inspire students to work with medically underserved patients Offer opportunity for enhancement of knowledge and skills in the field of medicine Opportunities and Activities: Physician Shadowing Medical Faculty Workshops Research Problem Base Learning Medical Ethics Medical Student Mentoring

20 College-Level: Undergraduate SSTRIDE Premedical Advising Mentoring Program Study group Program Tutoring Program Professional Development Physician Partnership Program Clinical Assistant Program Standardized Test Prep Program Mock Interview Workshops Personal Statement Review

21 College Level: Honors Medical Scholars Purpose: To attract Florida s top honors students to FSU and the College of Medicine Provides early exposure to the FSU COM community and its Mission Opportunities and Activities: Mentoring Program by faculty and staff throughout undergraduate years Individualized pre-medical advising SSTRIDE Services Community and Outreach Activities Honors Med Scholar Society

22 Purpose: Designed to expand the pool of successful medical school applicants from under-representative groups and areas. Components: Masters degree in biomedical sciences Incorporates a medical and graduate curriculum Provides clinical experiences and research

23 MEDICAL EDUCATION RESEARCH ADVISING OUTREACH

24 A Comprehensive Program of Support Academic Achievements: Individualized Tutoring Study Groups Test Prep (FCAT to MCAT) Student Development: College Counseling & Premed Advising Professional development & Deans Day Mock Interviews & Essay, and Personal Statement Reviews Educational Trips & Medical Conferences Summer Institute Program Community Involvement: Clinical Assistant/Preceptorship Volunteer Opportunities through Students Organization

25 How many of our FSU medical students come from Advising and Outreach? How many FSU students who get into medical school come from Advising and Outreach? What are some outcomes from the Outreach programs?

26 - Applicants and matriculants to allopathic medical schools - archived from 2002 to Database to document all advising contacts - number of visits -Program participants and their matriculation to graduate and medical professional schools - pre-college and college students, mentors, and Bridge

27 How many of our FSU medical students come from Advising and Outreach?

28 FSU COM Matriculants FSU COM Matriculants with Advising Visits 0

29 FSU COM Matriculants from FSU undergrad FSU COM Matriculants from Outreach

30 12 FSU COM Matriculants from Outreach Bridge Matriculants from Outreach

31 How many of the FSU undergraduates that matriculate to any medical school come from Advising and Outreach?

32 Total number of applicants from FSU Total FSU undergrads Matriculating to medical school 0 10 Year average: 28% of applicants from FSU matriculate into medical school

33 FSU undergrads Matriculating to medical school FSU COM Matriculants from FSU 10 0 Average: 41% of applicants from FSU matriculate into FSU COM

34 Matriculants with degree from FSU Matriculants with Advising Visits Matriculants with Outreach Contact Average: 10% of matriculants are from Outreach

35 What are some outcomes of the Outreach Programs?

36 Year Total Total Graduates Grads in Totals: 74 22

37 Year Total Admitted Total Graduates Primary Care Sub- Specialty Totals % 85% 68% 32%

38 Graduate School 15% Outreach Program Outcomes 1994 to 2010 Medical School 85% To date: 186 outreach alumni tracked

39 25 Outreach Program Outcomes # of Graduates Medical School Graduate School 0

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