ERIC Number: EJ564143
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Precollege Enrichment Programs Intended To Increase the Representation of Minorities in Medicine.
Carline, Jan D.; Patterson, Davis G.; Davis, Lara A.; Irby, David M.
Academic Medicine, v73 n3 p288-98 Mar 1998
Describes a review of literature from 1966-96 identifying enrichment programs for underrepresented minority pre-college students sponsored by medical schools and affiliated programs. The review found 19 articles describing 27 programs, of which 12 were evaluated. Program design, components, evaluations, and effectiveness are discussed. Recommendations are made for improving the quality and interpretability of enrichment program evaluations. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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