Policies

M.D. student policies are listed below.

UNIVERSITY POLICIES

1. Guide to Students’ Rights and Responsibilities*

A.    Equal Opportunity
B.    Sexual Harassment
C.    Privacy of Student Records
D.    Student Grievance Procedures*

*Where indicated, University policies superseded by material in Regulations for M.D. Candidates (see Preamble)  

 2. University Policy Regarding Religious Holidays

3. Tuition Refund Policy


SMHS SCHOOL POLICIES

Must be approved by the Executive Committee of the SMHS Faculty Assembly

  1. Regulations for M.D. Candidates for Classes of 2018 and Beyond
  2. Policy on GW SMHS M.D. Program Technical Standards
  3. Coursework Requirements for M.D. Candidates—Class of 2018 and Beyond
  4. Policy Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
  5. Code of Conduct in the Learning Environment
  6. Mistreatment Policy and Procedures
  7. Social Media and Email Policy for the School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  8. Policy for Separation of Academic/Health Professional Roles in the Provision of Health Care
  9. Policy on Access to Student Records 
  10. Policy on Inclement Weather
  11. Committee on Admissions Mission Statement
  12. Policy on Appointment of Teaching Faculty in Medical Student Education
  13. Policy on Conflicts of Interest Related to Clinical Care
  14. SMHS Security and Access Policy and Procedures

POLICIES/RESOURCES RELATED TO STUDENT HEALTH

* Approved by the Executive Committee of the SMHS Faculty Assembly

Other resource items approved by the Committee on the Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum and the Dean of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences

  1. Policy for Medical Student Health Insurance and Immunizations**
  2. Policy and Procedures on Medical Student Occupational Exposures**
  3. Policy on Student Absence for Medical or Dental Care **
  4. Resources for Access to Disability Insurance
  5. Resources for Access to Disability Support Services
  6. Resources for Students Needing Academic, Personal or Mental Health Counseling

EDUCATION/CURRICULAR POLICIES

Approved by the Committee on the Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum and the Dean of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences

  1. Policy on Documentation and Monitoring of Student Clinical Encounters and Procedural Skills
  2. Policy on Timeliness of Grades
  3. Policy on Medical Student Supervision by Faculty, Residents/Fellows
  4. Policy on Medical Student Clinical Duty Hours
  5. Policy on Preclinical Student Workload
  6. Policy on Mid-Clerkship Feedback
  7. Policy on Approval of Extramural Electives
  8. Policy on Clerkship Site Assignment
  9. Exam Policy Procedures and Guidelines
  10. Policy and Procedures for International Electives
  11. Policy for Exam Guidelines 2017-2018
  12. Policy for Exam Review Guidelines 2017-2018
  13. Policy on Recording of Sessions for MD Curriculum