Twelve tips for establishing a new medical school

Hays, R.B., Strasser, R.P., and Sen Gupta, T.K. (2020) Twelve tips for establishing a new medical school. Medical Teacher, 42 (4). pp. 398-402.

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Many new medical programs have been established during the last 20 years, and this trend seems set to continue as the health care needs of the world's populations become more complex and demand increases for more physicians to provide the necessary health care. In this paper, we address how best to establish a new medical school, based on our experiences in new ventures in several countries. Success requires a combination of boldness of vision, support from many stakeholder groups, adequate financial and human resources, educational expertise, confidence, patience, and persistence.

Item ID: 63551
Item Type: Article (Commentary)
ISSN: 1466-187X
Copyright Information: (C) 2019 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group
Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2020 02:20
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