Outreach and Engagement

Community Engagement

All learners of the UIWSOM will be required to participate with the San Antonio community across all four years of medical school. Engagement with the community will serve as the foundation for the application of social justice and social accountability principles that will culminate in the development of a longitudinal scholarly project based on community needs.

UIW In the News

Every UIW first-year medical student earns an emergency medical technician (EMT) certification. That’s what allows members of San Antonio Street Medicine, a volunteer student organization at the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIWSOM, to provide basic medical care such as dressing wounds and taking vitals to San Antonio’s homeless residents.

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