ERIC Number: EJ527892
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
"Without Handicap": Issues of Medical Schools and Physically Disabled Students.
Reichgott, Michael J.
Academic Medicine, v71 n7 p724-29 Jul 1996
Legal requirements of medical schools to provide access for physically disabled students are reviewed, and considerations beyond physical accessibility are explored. It is argued that medical schools are obligated to educate students who are qualified to become physicians by virtue of intelligence, professional attitude, and ability to interact and communicate effectively. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990