Bid to expand horizon of medical students fails
- Do Medical Students Need International Health Electives? Muharrem, Ak; Renshaw, Scott E. // Journal of Turgut Ozal Medical Center;2013, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p367
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Do medical students need international health electives?" by AK Muharrem and Scott E. Renshaw published in a 2013 issue of the periodical.
- UHS to develop new integrated curriculum for medical colleges. // Pulse International;11/30/2014, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p4
The article reports on the development of an integrated curriculum for medical colleges by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) to provide students with a patient-centred and disease-focused medical education.
- Challenges to science and authority in contemporary medical education. Braverman, Albert S.; Anziska, Brian // Academic Questions;Summer94, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p11
Focuses on affirmative-action policies and increasing influence of educational psychologists and medical students on the medical-school curriculum. Historical background on the American medical education; Proposed changes in the medical curriculum; Reduction of instruction in basic science;...
- Collaboration putting focus on patient safety. Slowik, Elizabeth // Grand Rapids Business Journal;10/11/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 42, p14
This article reports on the collaboration formed between local medical education entities in Grand Rapids, Michigan to sponsor a new class for health care students that emphasize the role of communication in patient safety.
- Medical education. // Presidents & Prime Ministers;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p39
Reports on executive director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Program on AIDS Dr. Michael Merson who spoke at the World Conference on Medical Education. Looking into the way doctors are educated; Changing medical schools curriculum to meet the needs not only of AIDS but of other...
- Making medicine more scientific. Hiatt, Howard; Goldman, Lee // Nature;9/8/1994, Vol. 371 Issue 6493, p100
Emphasizes the need for medical training to improve quality of medical care. Modern biology's effect on medicine; Shortcomings of physicians and faculty members; Neglect of various aspects of medical care; List of methods for improvement in medical care; Suggestions for further improvement;...
- Accreditation system for CME providers changes...somewhat. // Medical Marketing & Media;Jun98, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the changes made to the accreditation system of providers of continuing medical education (CME). In-depth look at the guidelines; Aims of the system; Availability of the system by doctor Mary Murray Kopelow, executive director of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical...
- Strategies for implementing curriculum change. Lowry, Stella // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/12/92, Vol. 305 Issue 6867, p1482
Examines the problems of medical education in Great Britain. Aspects of the educational programs; Strategies in the implementation of changes in the medical curricula; Model of the curriculum design.
- Medical students, their electives, and HIV. Wilkinson, David; Symon, Brian // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/16/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7177, p139
Editorial. Reveals that only half of the medical schools in Great Britain provide written advice about health and safety on electives. Account of related surveys; Areas where medical students often go for their electives; Suggestions for medical schools.