TITLE

Medical school enrollment on the rise

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Medical Economics;11/20/2009, Vol. 86 Issue 22, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the rise of the first-year enrollment in new and rising medical schools in the U.S. according to the report released by the Association of American Medical Colleges. The 2009 enrollment increase is accounted by four new medical schools in Florida, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Darrell G. Kirch, chief executive officer (CEO) of the association, notes their plan to increase the number of residency training slots to prevent a bottleneck in the pipeline of new physicians.
ACCESSION #
47106683

 

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