Generalist Scholars Program

The primary focus of the Generalist Scholars Program (GSP) is the development of student leaders who intend to pursue a career in a field of generalist medicine through the practice of Family Medicine, General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics, or Med-Peds.  Each year, a small cohort of first year students are accepted to the GSP, a four year mentoring and scholarship program in the UVA School of Medicine, to help grow the number of generalists physicians particularly in the underserved areas of the Commonwealth.

Mentorship

A strong sense of community exists with an array of opportunities for formal and informal mentoring amongst the GSP faculty, students, and staff.
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Enriched Curriculum

The program offers an enriched curriculum that parallels the medical school studies in the UVA School of Medicine.
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Scholarship

Students design and conduct an original and a longitudinal scholarship project on a primary care topic of their choosing.
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