ERIC Number: EJ543020
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Optometric Residency Education: Past, Present and Future.
Haffner, Alden N.
Optometric Education, v22 n3 p82-86 Spr 1997
Discusses the status of optometric residency education, looking briefly at its history, accreditation, growth, comparison with other professions, program content and enrollment, use of residency as a qualification, entry-level competence, potential for program expansion, and financial resources and pressures. Concludes that much development of residency education is needed. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accreditation (Institutions), Admission Criteria, Allied Health Occupations Education, Clinical Experience, Curriculum Development, Educational History, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Futures (of Society), Graduate Study, Higher Education, Optometry, Professional Education
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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