Hike med school fees, NS business federation says

Moulton, Donalee
November 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/14/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 10, p1334
Academic Journal
Reports on the Canadian Federation of Independent Business' proposal to raise medical school fees at Dalhousie University. Plans to offset the tuition increase by offering bursaries to graduates who agree to practice medicine in Nova Scotia; Details of university officials' criticism of the plan.


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