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ERIC Number: ED107541
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Apr
Pages: 202
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Institute on Human Values in Medicine. Human Values Teaching Programs for Health Professionals.
Society for Health and Human Values, Philadelphia, PA.
This document contains descriptions of 19 teaching programs which share the common goal of emphasizing human values as an important area of education in the health professions. This listing is the result and expansion of the Institute on Health and Human Values Conference. Three broad areas are outlined which the 19 schools emphasize in their programs: paramedical education; medical ethics; and social science and humanities relationships. The listings are alphabetical by state, and most include a rationale for a values orientation, goals and objectives, resources, and course descriptions. Problems of some of the courses are also listed. (Author/JR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Society for Health and Human Values, Philadelphia, PA.
Note: For related documents, see SO 007 920, 921, 922, and 934; Not available in hardcopy, Out of Print