ERIC Number: ED083920
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
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Teaching Behavioral Sciences in Schools of Medicine. Volume One: Summary Report.
Kennedy, Donald A.; And Others
This document, the first of three volumes, summarizes and describes how behavioral science in health care has developed in response to recent trends in medical education and health care in the U.S. and presents the policy recommendations of an interdisciplinary study committee. Summary reports concern: health care and medical education, application of social science knowledge, new educational goals in medicine, educational objectives for behavioral science, curriculum context and control, behavioral science content, teaching methods, faculty, administrative arrangements, medical profession, behavioral science disciplines, community, university, and role of government. Related documents are HE 004 789 and HE 004 790. (Author/MJM)
Descriptors: Behavioral Sciences, College Faculty, Curriculum Development, Educational Administration, Educational Objectives, Health Education, Health Needs, Higher Education, Medical Education, Medical Schools, Teaching Methods
Association of Behavioral Scientists in Medical Education, Evan Pattishall, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hersey, PA 17033
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Sponsor: National Center for Health Services Research and Development (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: American Sociological Association, Washington, DC. Medical Sociology Council.