• Home
  • Education Training
  • Academic General Practice in the UK Medical Schools, by John Howie, Michael Whitfield

Academic General Practice in the UK Medical Schools, by John Howie, Michael Whitfield

By John Howie, Michael Whitfield

The 1st collective checklist of the evolution of normal clinical perform as a tutorial self-discipline over part a century. This anthology captures the tales of the early struggles to establish college departments among visionary supporters and traditionalist blockers in addition to the gradually expanding successes aided by means of a devoted investment procedure. The money owed are written the place attainable by means of the folk considering the early advancements in their topic. those stories are of imaginative and prescient, dedication and resilience and are attention-grabbing either of their personal correct and for the extra normal classes they let us know in regards to the procedures of making institutional switch inside of a contemporary democracy.

Show description

Read Online or Download Academic General Practice in the UK Medical Schools, 1948-2000: A Short History PDF

Similar education & training books

Innovations in Educational Psychology: Perspectives on Learning, Teaching, and Human Development

[This publication] is stable in its subject assurance and deliveryÖ Readers will glean a mess of latest principles from the theories and techniques offered during this ebook, starting from cultural features of training to Sternberg's WICS version. " --Doody's This e-book serves as a entire assessment of the present state of the art in academic psychology and utilized cognitive technological know-how.

How to Teach Continuing Medical Education

This new quantity within the concise "How To" sequence explores the rules and ideas of continuous schooling of execs after which relates those to the perform of training many of the modalities utilized in CME. The components lined comprise experiential studying, team dynamics, positioned studying and reflective perform - and make those comprehensible for all future health pros tasked with instructing carrying on with scientific schooling.

Comprehensive Psychiatry Review, 1st Edition

The accreditation technique for psychiatry within the usa is taken into account essentially the most tricky between all scientific specialties. even though many board evaluation books in psychiatry exist, this can be the 1st fact-based source that may be used for either written and oral evaluate. Dr. William Weiqi Wang has built a concise, outline-oriented structure supplemented with case experiences to organize citizens for the oral and written psychiatry forums.

Practical guide to medical student assessment, 1st Edition

This useful advisor offers an easy, invaluable connection with ordinarily raised questions about clinical pupil evaluate. the 1st a part of the publication offers succinct details at the normal elements of evaluate equivalent to function and rules of review; technical phrases similar to validity, reliability, and software of overview tools; and the way to decide on review tools for a given function.

Extra info for Academic General Practice in the UK Medical Schools, 1948-2000: A Short History

Example text

Next came the establishment of lecture sessions on the place of general practice in community care, out of which arose a number of elective programmes looking at aspects of this work. The teaching of clinical pharmacology was always important in Birmingham and, around 1980, Professor Owen Wade involved the new sub-department of general practice in this each week. Together we began some research into general practice prescribing and later contributed to phase three clinical trials. Amongst our publications was Treatment, a textbook of drug therapy edited jointly by Owen Wade, Michael Drury and Linda Beeley, a clinical lecturer in pharmacology.

In East Anglia, regional and associate general practice advisers were appointed in the postgraduate Dean’s office, providing the first formal links between general practice education, the RHA and the university. Bernard Reiss (the first regional adviser from 1973–1976) and Ian Tait (associate), held these key link positions. Having previously introduced pre-clinical student visits to local general practices they pushed for clinical teaching appointments and in 1976 hoped for a general practice undergraduate teaching and research department.

The formal establishment of the AUDGPI in 1997 has provided a network and forum for academic departments on the island of Ireland to work together in teaching and research. The AUDGPI also provides an all-island rotating forum for the dissemination of research through an annual scientific meeting which regularly attracts up to 100 participants. Tom O’Dowd Notes 1. Howie J. , Realising the Potential: a report on the present position and future needs of departments of general practice in the medical schools of Ireland, AUDGPI, 2002.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 4 votes