Title

The value of community pediatricians to academic health centers

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics

Date

12-1-2011

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Physicians, Primary Care; Community Health Centers; Education, Medical

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Medical Education | Pediatrics

Abstract

CME article with the following educational objectives: (1) Describe the advantages of a community-based training curriculum for pediatric residents; (2) Illuminate the differences between community-based training and academic health center-based training for pediatric resident house staff; and (3) Identify the critical role played by the community-based pediatrician in providing a well-rounded training experience for the pediatric resident.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Pediatr Ann. 2011 Dec;40(12):599-604. doi: 10.3928/00904481-20111103-05.

Related Resources

Link to article in PubMed

PubMed ID

22148274