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ERIC Number: ED166168
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jul
Pages: 23
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Reference Count: 0
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Health and Health Services Research: Emerging Behavioral Science Careers.
Ebert-Flattau, Pamela
Viable employment options for persons entering the field of behavioral research are examined, and the need for such research in the field of health services is discussed. The following statistics are presented in tabular form: (1) number of doctorates awarded annually in psychology with five year intervals, 1920-1974; (2) age of psychology doctorates in 1977; (3) employment prospects of 1969-76 behavioral Ph.D.'s; (4) employment plans of 1969-76 behavioral Ph.D.'s; (5) type of employer for doctorates employed full- or part-time in psychology excluding postdoctoral appointees in three fiscal years: 1973, 1975, and 1977; (6) type of employer for doctorates employed full- or part-time in psychology excluding postdoctoral appointees: 1934-1976 cohort and 1971-1976 cohort; (7) committee recommendations for predoctoral and postdoctoral awards in the behavioral sciences; (8) committee recommendations for predoctoral and postdoctoral awards in health services research; and (9) major research problem areas for those focusing on health services research. (JD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association (Toronto, Canada, July 31, 1978) ; Small print in tables may not reproduce clearly