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Week 6: Flow of Medical Information

Essay Assignments

Due: Ideally at the beginning of small group session, Week 7; or no later than One Week after your last small group meeting


Instructions: Write a 3-5 page (double spaced) essay in which you state and defend your position on one of the following cases.  (Please indicate clearly on your paper which question you are writing on.)  In writing your essay, pay special attention to the Evaluation Criteria, Student Essay Evaluation Form, "General Suggestions for Writing Essays", and the two Sample Essays.

For this week only: Note that each case comes with additional required readings; familiarity with these additional readings should be reflected in some way in the essay.  The required readings for your essay question are included among the recommended readings for the week.  See Week 6 reading list.

Essays must be submitted to your small group preceptor electronically via the ANGEL system. Be sure to submit this essay assignment via the essay drop box with your small group preceptor's name on it. If you have any questions about using ANGEL, please contact the course administrator.

Week 6, Essay Question 1

Week 6, Essay Question 2