ERIC Number: EJ543022
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Developing and Maintaining Excellence in an Optometry Residency Program.
Colgain, James D.
Optometric Education, v22 n3 p92-94 Spr 1997
Factors supporting excellence in optometric residency programs are discussed, including initial student contact and orientation, instructional quality, teacher as resource, student quality, admission procedures, curriculum design, levels of clinical training, resources that expand the resident's experience, stature of the program within the sponsoring institution, residency director as advocate for the resident's career, and feedback for quality maintenance. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Administrator Role, Admission Criteria, Allied Health Occupations Education, Clinical Experience, College Admission, College Role, Curriculum Design, Educational Quality, Excellence in Education, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Optometry, Professional Education, Program Design, School Orientation, Student College Relationship
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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