ERIC Number: EJ420232
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Rurally Based Education: Confronting Social Forces Underlying Ill Health.
Academic Medicine, v65 n12 suppl pS18-21 Dec 1990
Rural training sites are ideal for students to confront social, political, and economic forces underlying ill health in our society. Medical education for rural practice must provide early and sustained exposure to rural communities and rural physician role models, particularly through university-community partnerships. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Proceedings of the 1990 Invitational Symposium: Rural Health: A Challenge for Medical Education. (San Antonio, TX, February 1-3, 1990).