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Educating physicians 1 edition

Educating physicians
Molly Cooke

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Educating physicians
a call for reform of medical school and residency
1st ed.
Molly Cooke, David M. Irby, Bridget C. O'Brien ; foreword by Lee S. Shulman

Published 2010 by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Emerging from a study of physician education by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Educating Physicians calls for a major overhaul of the present approach to preparing doctors for their careers. The text addresses key issues for the future of the field and takes a comprehensive look at the most pressing concerns in physician education today. Like the Carnegie Foundation's revolutionizing Flexner Report of 1910, Educating Physicians is destined to change the way administrators and faculty in medical schools and programs prepare their physicians for the future"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

Educating physicians: context and challenges
Being a doctor: foundations of professional education
The student's experience: undergraduate medical education
The resident's experience: graduate medical education
Regulating and financing medical education
Leadership for organizational change
Realizing the vision: transforming medical education
Supporting excellence through effective policy.

Edition Notes

"The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

The preparation for the professions series, The Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series, Preparation for the professions series, Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series


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R745 .C936 2010

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xvi, 304 p. :
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