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The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (VCU SOM) is a premier academic medical center in the United States that is focused on medical education innovation. The main campus is located in Richmond, Virginia. In 2005, the VCU SOM partnered with Inova Health Systems to create a regional medical campus in Northern Virginia, the VCU SOM Inova Campus. In August 2009, two fourth-year medical students created and presented on “SOAP Notes: A M3 Primer” to third year students at the Clinical Skills Day, as part of M3 orientation. This project was completed in collaboration with Inova Research in Medical Education Center.