Standards of Behavior Committee

Purpose

To review any instances of inappropriate behavior or mistreatment by faculty, residents, staff, or peers towards students that are brought forward after attempts to resolve the issue at other levels have failed.

Membership

  • The Standards of Behavior Committee will be appointed annually by the Dean of the School of Medicine.
  • The committee will consist of at least two basic science faculty members and four clinical science faculty members from at least two of the campuses.
  • The Dean will appoint an Associate Dean as a non-voting ex-officio officer.
  • The Associate Dean will select one of the panel members to serve as Chair of the panel.

Duties and Responsibilities

Outlined in the Policy for Standards of Behavior for Interactions with Students.

Meetings

The committee will meet on an as needed basis as outlined in the policy.