Richard Davidson, M.D., M.P.H., sees the future of health science education sort of like a roadmap.
Every student in every HSC college is on a specific road. Sometimes these paths intersect. Sometimes they veer off into their own direction. But in the same way many roads converge on a city on the map, eventually, many of those paths will take students to the same place — around a bed, taking care of a sick patient.
“We all have different perspectives and different things we have learned,” Malo says. “I never would have thought to ask the questions they have asked. It has definitely helped us collaborate better.”
“Let me advise you,” Vickers says, looking toward the three students sitting around her kitchen table on an overcast Sunday afternoon in January. “Save your correspondence because it will be like a journal of your life.”