ERIC Number: ED044069
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Whither WICHE in Continuing Psychiatric Education of Physicians; Training Institute for Psychiatrist-Teachers of Practicing Physicians (10th Annual, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 5-8, 1970).
Feldman, Raymond, Ed.
This report of the WICHE (Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education) training institute on continuing education for physicians includes the following papers: "Historical Perspectives on WICHE's Continuing Psychiatric Education Program for Physicians," by Raymond Feldman, which examines how WICHE got started in the program, what it has done, and what it should try to accomplish in the future; "Use of the Physician Assistant," by Robert A. Senescu; "Psychiatric Problems of Physicians in Rural Areas," by John H. Waterman; "Long-Range Planning in Continuing Education," by Howard Kern; "Patient-Centered Teaching with Video Tape," by Robert I. Daugherty; "Patient-Centered Teaching without Video Tape," by Donald Naftulin; "Teaching and Learning Techniques," by Carl Pollock; two arguments each on the pros and cons of continuing psychiatric education for physicians; and a discussion summary by C. H. Hardin Branch. The volume concludes with an enumeration of unresolved issues, and plans for future training institutes. A list of the institute participants is included. (AF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: Utah Univ., Salt Lake City. Coll. of Medicine.; Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.