A Pediatric Preintern Boot Camp: Program Development and Evaluation Informed by a Conceptual Framework.

Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Boot camps are being developed and implemented by a growing number of medical schools to facilitate medical students' transition to internship. However, there is limited conceptual understanding of how this facilitation occurs.

Keywords

boot camp,fourth-year curriculum,intern preparatory course,program evaluation,self-efficacy,