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Ensuring an Infectious Disease Workforce: Education and Training Needs for the 21st Century - Workshop Summary

The Forum on Microbial Threats (previously named the Forum on Emerging Infections) was created in 1996 in response to a request from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The goal of ...

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Assessment of NIH Minority Research and Training Programs:Phase 3

This report provides an assessment of NIH’s programs for increasing the participation in biomedical science of individuals from underrepresented minority groups. The report examines, using available data and the results of a survey of NIH trainees, the characteristics and ...

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Advancing the Nation's Health Needs:NIH Research Training Programs

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Keeping Patients Safe: Transforming the Work Environment of Nurses

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Research Training in Psychiatry Residency: Strategies for Reform

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Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality

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Dental Education at the Crossroads:Challenges and Change

Six dental schools have closed in the last decade and others are in jeopardy. Facing this uncertainty about the status of dental education and the continued tension between educators and practitioners, leaders in the profession have recognized the need for ...

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Careers in Clinical Research:Obstacles and Opportunities

Transforming biological discoveries into medical treatment calls for a cadre of health professionals skilled in patient-oriented research. Yet many factors discourage talented persons from choosing clinical research as a profession.
This new volume lays out the problem in detail, with specific ...

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Primary Care Physicians:Financing Their Graduate Medical Education in Ambulatory Settings

Because of changes in the health care system, the hospital has become less suitable as the primary focus of graduate medical education for primary care physicians. However, the current system of financing health care education and services makes it difficult ...

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Nutrition Education in U.S. Medical Schools

As the general public has become more aware of advances in nutrition, consumer demands for advice on matters of diet and disease have grown. This book offers recommendations to upgrade what were found to be largely inadequate nutrition programs in ...

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