ERIC Number: EJ228219
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jul
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Failure as a Criterion for Medical School Admission.
Greer, David S.; Aronson, Stanley M.
Journal of Medical Education, v55 n7 p616-18 Jul 1980
Admissions committees, it is suggested, should regard a failure experience as an opportunity to examine characteristics of candidates which may otherwise be inapparent. Current admissions criteria do not adequately address the social responsibilities and humanitarian goals of medical education. (Author/MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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