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Lecture Hall

The first floor is home to the lecture hall – which is about half the size of the auditorium, and is the perfect space for smaller lectures and events 100 people or under. It is also where our first-year students gather each Friday for patient case wrap-up. There’s a plaque in the room dedicated to “Keith’s Wrap-up” to honor a donor who created a fund to help with any patient and physician travel or other expenses required to bring the patient and doctor to the medical school each week.

Some of my formative moments have happened in this room because it's a rare opportunity to actually meet the patient that the case was written about. We come here and we gather and we learn the patients' perception of their disease process and we learn what is important to them and how it's affected their family. And I think as future doctors, this is something that I personally will integrate into my future care. 

Empty lecture hall with the view from the lectern with laptop.
The lecture hall is tiered and features theater style seating with pull up trays for note taking.
A small seating area at the front of the room, with two lounge chairs and a round table.
This room is where our first-year students gather for patient case wrap-ups every Friday.
View from the back of the room, with red tape marking seats that are not to be used.
The lecture hall is the perfect space for smaller lectures and events 100 people or under.