TITLE

Wisdom from a medical elder

AUTHOR(S)
Stead, Eugene A.
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/7/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 12, p1465
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Excerpt
ABSTRACT
Presents an excerpt from a speech by Doctor Eugene A. Stead, delivered on the occasion of his 93rd birthday in Durham, North Carolina in October 2002. Contributions of Stead to medical education in the U.S.; Comparison of the performance of major business enterprises and medical schools; Nature of online educational institutions.
ACCESSION #
15172046

 

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