ERIC Number: EJ613179
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Integrating Prevention Education into the Medical School Curriculum: The Role of Departments of Family Medicine.
Stine, Curtis; Kohrs, Francis P.; Little, David N.; Kaprielian, Victoria; Gatipon, Betty B.; Haq, Cynthia
Academic Medicine, v75 n7 suppl pS55-59 Jul 2000
Discusses the role of departments of family medicine in teaching preventive medicine through required clinical experiences, required nonclinical courses, electives, collaborative interdisciplinary clerkships, and interdisciplinary nonclinical courses. Offers examples of innovative programs at the Universities of Michigan, Wisconsin, Vermont, Illinois, and Colorado; the State University of New York; Duke University (North Carolina); and Wayne State University (Michigan). (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Teaching Prevention Throughout the Curriculum: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Enhancing Disease Prevention and Health Promotion in Undergraduate Medical Education."