ERIC Number: EJ641844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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A Medical School for the Mountains: Training Doctors for Rural Care.
Casto, James E.
Appalachia, v34 n3 p24-29 Sep-Dec 2001
The Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine (Kentucky) trains primary care physicians for practice in rural Appalachian communities. Describes the medical school's creation, funding, and mission; scholarships and provision of textbooks and supplies to students; rural residency requirements; and new approaches to medical education and to rural health care. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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