TITLE

The changing dynamic of medical school admissions

AUTHOR(S)
Chami, Goldis
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 17, p1833
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the changes in the medical school admission in Canada. It relates on several traditional admission practices eliminated by Canadian medical schools to achieve socio-economically diverse medical students including the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), autobiographical essays and panel-style interview. It mentions several schools that employed such changes including University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Saskatchewan and McMaster University.
ACCESSION #
55703309

 

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