TITLE

Administrator calls for global health credentialing

AUTHOR(S)
Driscoll, Erin
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/14/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 8, pE11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the global health credentialing called on by a medical school administrator Sarita Verma in Canada. It cites how she argues the need for an international body to enforce relevant measures of consensus on standards in medical education and training. The call for standardization is being necessitated after it was observed that the measure made by the World Federation of Medical Education (WFME) are not bounded. Other accreditation programs and the effectivity of their implementation in various countries worldwide are also indicated.
ACCESSION #
37371989

 

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