ERIC Number: ED054713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Reform of Medical Education. The Effect of Student Unrest.
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
This book contains proceedings of a colloquium convened to discuss the reform of medical education, specifically student pressures for such reform. The participants included students and faculty from 11 countries. Papers were presented and followed by panel discussions. The topics covered reviews and analyses of medical education in Latin America, France and Japan; the organization of new medical schools in Germany and New Zealand; student attitudes toward and participation in medical school reform; relationships of the social security administration (in France) and the biomedical research community (in Belgium) to reorganized university medical schools; and Britain's and Columbia's responses to pressures for change in medical education. (JS)
Descriptors: Institutional Role, Medical Education, Medical Schools, Medical Students, Organizational Change, Student Attitudes, Student Participation
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Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
Note: A colloquium sponsored by the John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, April 9-11, 1969