Throughout the nation, medical schools are embracing new methods to engage students and encourage their academic success. MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine is helping to lead the way by supporting incoming medical students through a new peer mentor program.
Connecting first-year students with a second-year peer mentor, the peer mentor program provides much needed mental health and academic support.
With the help of a mental health subcommittee, mentors help in a variety of ways by providing post-exam support, study guides, semester tip sheets, one-on-one mentoring and updates on social media including Facebook and Instagram.
Read the full story on the College of Osteopathic Medicine website.