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PEL+ integrated management and leadership curriculum 


PEL+ is for anyone interested in innovating medical practices or pursuing ventures both inside or outside of clinical medicine. PEL Plus brings together experts across the Jefferson enterprise in medicine, design, business, engineering, and population health to teach interactive sessions to medical students. As a project-based curriculum, students will be placed into teams and work on a project sponsored by a Jefferson mentor, culminating in a final presentation session in February.

Quick Facts:

  • 4 months with 9 sessions, all sessions Wed evening from 6:30-8:30pm

  • 12 students  

  • Quickly gain credit that goes toward completion of the PEL curriculum 

  • Does not coincide with MS1 or MS2 assessment weeks

  • No assessments

  • Connect with experts in diverse fields, from medicine to business to design and like-minded peers

  • Projects can serve as a launching point for research or JeffMD Scholarly Inquiry 

  • Gain Asano Credit for Sessions 3 (Design Thinking I), 5 (Design Thinking II), 6 (Leading Teams), 7 (Managerial Decision Making)

Full PEL Plus 2018-2019 Schedule