CMAJ launches first online course

April 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/16/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p1074
Academic Journal
Reports on the launch of an accredited, online professional development course by the 'Canadian Medical Association Journal.' Design of the course to educate physicians about the health effects of outdoor air pollution; Details of the course, including cost and enrollment limitations.


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