Jennifer Bequette, M.D., ’00, assistant professor of medicine, has been appointed the Continuing Care Clinic Clerkship Director for the School of Medicine.
She currently serves as the Council on Curriculum vice chair-clinician and serves on the Council on Curriculum, chairs the Clerkship Director’s Subcommittee, and contributes to the Curriculum Steering Subcommittee. As the Continuing Care Clinic Clerkship Director, she will serve a vital role in carrying on the School of Medicine mission and in the longitudinal education of students on ambulatory care.
Bequette also serves a docent in the internal medicine department for the Blue 1 and 4 units.
Bequette brings valuable experience to her new position. She was the assistant clerkship director for docent rotation, associate program director of the Internal Medicine Residency, and chair of the Competency and Evaluations Subcommittee for the Internal Medicine Residency. In 2009, she completed the UMKC Teaching Scholars Program in which she collaborated to develop a “Residents as Teachers” curriculum.
Her academic interests include medical education, women’s health and preventive medicine. Her personal interests include spending time with family, hiking, traveling, and reading.