University of Pittsburgh

Courses that use Standardized Patients in Teaching and Assessment

These UPSOM courses currently use Standardized Patients.

First Year

  • Medical Interviewing Workshops
    Medical Interviewing Course
    Full interview
  • Normal Physical Examination Assessment
    Introduction to Physical Examination Course
    Full physical examination
  • Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA)
    Advanced Physical Examination Course
    Full interview and full physical

Second Year

  • APE Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Advanced Physical Examination Course
    Focused interviews and Focused physical examinations
  • Gynecological Examination
    Advanced Physical Examination Course
    Focused physical examination
  • Male Genitourinary Examination
    Advanced Physical Examination Course
    Focused physical examination
  • Advanced Medical Interviewing Workshops
    Advanced Medical Interviewing Course
    Focused interviews

Third and Fourth Year

  • Adult Internal Medicine Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Adult Internal Medicine Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Surgery Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Surgery Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Neurology Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Neurology Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Psychiatry Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Psychiatry Clerkship
    Focused interviews
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Family Medicine Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Family Medicine Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Nicotine Cessation Workshop
    Combined Ambulatory Medicine and Pediatric Clerkship
    Focused interviews
  • Geriatrics Skills Teaching Session
    Combined Ambulatory Medicine and Pediatric Clerkship
    Focused interviews
  • CAMPC Observed Structured Clinical Exam
    Combined Ambulatory Medicine and Pediatric Clerkship
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Clinical Competency Assessment
    Focused interviews and focused physical examinations
  • Transitions Challenging Conversations
    Transitions Course
    Focused interviews