ERIC Number: EJ461395
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Producing Physician-Scientists: A Survey of Graduates form the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology.
Wilkerson, Luann; Abelmann, Walter H.
Academic Medicine, v68 n3 p214-18 Mar 1993
A follow-up study of 211 early graduates of the Harvard University-Massachusetts Institute of Technology program in health sciences technology, designed to train physician-scientists and emphasizing basic science and research experience, revealed that the program has succeeded in preparing carefully selected students for those careers without requiring completion of the Ph.D. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Doctoral Degrees, Employment Patterns, Followup Studies, Graduate Surveys, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Medical Education, Medical Research, Medical Technologists, Participant Satisfaction, Physicians, Professional Education, Program Effectiveness, Publications, Researchers, Scientists, Student Attitudes, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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