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    Gain understanding of the shifting domains of ignorance, uncertainty, and the unknown


Advances in medicine are taking place at a staggering pace, and what was considered basic science only yesterday is now part of everyday clinical practice. To enrich medical student education beyond classroom lectures and ward and clinic clerkships, and to foster a closer relationship with faculty mentors, The University of Arizona College of Medicine sponsors a long-standing Medical Student Research Program (MSRP) and an innovative Curriculum on Medical Ignorance (CMI).

Marlys Hearst Witte, MD
Professor of Surgery and Director, Student Research Programs