ERIC Number: ED144508
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Sep-14
Reference Count: 0
Medical Education and the Contemporary World.
Miller, George E., Ed.
Proceedings of a conference on Medical Education in the Contemporary World, organized by Dr. George E. Miller and sponsored by the University of Illinois in Chicago, September 13-14, 1976, are presented. American and foreign medical edu- cation experts considered the principal and recurrent problems confronting the field in a period of rapid social and technological change. Presentation topics and speakers included: (1) the problem of selection: Alfred Gellhorn, Robert Q. Marston, William J. Grove, and Arthur J. Snider; (2) the problem of program: Robert H. Ebert, Irving Schulman, Robert A. Chase, David D. Henry, and Fred M. Hechinger; (3) the problem of cost: Stanley S. Bergen, Jr., Roger J. Bulger, Mark Splaingard, John E. Corbally, and Alton Blakeslee; (4) America's role in medical education: John H. Bryant, V. Ramalingaswami, Tamas Fulop, and George E. Miller; and (5) a summary by Edmund D. Pellegrino. Biographical sketches are also included. (LBH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Note: Proceedings of a symposium conducted by the University of Illinois College of Medicine (Chicago, September 13-14, 1976)