ERIC Number: ED048459
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
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Allied Health Education.
National Inst. for New Careers, Washington, DC.
Papers presented at the 65th annual American Medical Association Congress on Medical Education are contained in this publication. "Core Curriculum in Allied Health Education" by Joseph Hamburg clusters general subjects into environmental, communicative, and interpretive categories and clusters allied health subjects into those three and an additional directive category. "Development and Growth of New Allied Health Fields" by Israel Light discusses reasons for engaging in job analysis of an entire specialty or functional area when developing assistant categories, questions to be asked when planning and constructing a new curriculum, separate and joint responsibilities of the educational and medical spheres in development of new fields, and identification of some current activities in allied health occupations development. "Career Mobility in Allied Health Education" by J. Warren Perry examines the needs for career mobility and attempts to implement career ladders. (SB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Career Ladders, Conference Reports, Core Curriculum, Curriculum Design, Job Analysis, Job Development, Occupational Mobility, Paraprofessional Personnel, Promotion (Occupational), Speeches
National Institute for New Careers, A Division of University Research Corporation, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Inst. for New Careers, Washington, DC.
Note: Comprehensive Health Services, Career Development Issues, Vol. 1, No. 4