Ontario noncommittal on student loan deferrals
- Ontario noncommittal on student loan deferrals. Rynor, Becky // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal Supplement;6/19/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 13, p1814
The article reports on the reluctance of Ontario government to provide student loan deferrals. Spokesperson Jeff Rohner said that the province Minister of Health and Long-Term Care George Smitherman is willing to provide deferrals until the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities reach a...
- Sallie Backs Med School Abroad. Jalili, H. Michael // American Banker;5/2/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 83, p4
This article describes an announcement by Sallie Mae that it has introduced a new loan program for U.S. students pursuing graduate medical degrees abroad. The educational lender announced the Global Health Education Loan Program Monday, a suite of loan products that includes a federal Stafford...
- Vital Statistics. // National Journal;1/20/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p2
The article presents a variety of statistics in the U.S. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the average educational debt of medical school graduates in 2006 reached $130,500. A total of 91,555 reservists are mobilized. The average salary of Washington lawyers in 2005...
- Doctors who default on loans shamed on the Internet. Josefson, Deborah // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/31/98, Vol. 316 Issue 7128, p328
Deals with the use of the Internet in publicizing names of doctors and health professionals that have evaded student loan payments in the United States. Reason for the move; Background information on student loans for medical students in the country.
- In your debt. Hancocks, Stephen // British Dental Journal;9/13/2008, Vol. 205 Issue 5, p219
The author reflects on the increase in debt obtained by dental students during their undergraduate years. He argues that debt liability directly affects the choice on personal professional development. An analysis of the survey conducted by British Dental Association (BDA) on debt burdens among...
- â€¦while graduate debt levels keep on rising. // GP: General Practitioner;11/17/2006, p8
The article reports that debt levels for graduate medical students in Great Britain are on the rise. Students are already carrying debts of up to Â£53,000, the association's student finance survey has revealed. For graduate students under the top-up system, average debts of Â£21,755 could...
- Loan changes hurt med students more. de Montalk, Jen // New Zealand Doctor;5/23/2012, p14
The article reports on the impact of the changes made by the government of New Zealand to student loans and allowances on graduate medical students, according to the New Zealand Medical Students' Association.
- The mortgaging of America's future. Rees, Michael K. // Modern Medicine;Jan96, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p70
Editorial. Discusses the disadvantages of heavy indebtedness among the medical students of the United States. Student loan range; Interest rates after graduation; Stifling of ingenuity and creativity.
- Reform may worsen shortage. Robeznieks, Andis // Modern Healthcare;10/26/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 43, p17
The article focuses on the concerns associated with the increasing number of medical students in the U.S. Experts are worried about the continuous increase in the number of medical students in the country and the lack of increase in residency training slots. Such scenario, he said, is expected...