Accession Number:

ADA028195

Title:

The Teaching of Internal Medicine in Latin American Medical Schools.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL INTELLIGENCE AND INFORMATION AGENCY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-17

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The Pan American Health Organization, within the framework of cooperation in the training of health sciences personnel, has launched a program to make available to Latin American medical students sufficient numbers of moderately priced, high-quality textbooks. In order to select the textbooks under this program, the Organization has been conducting a poll among teachers of assorted subjects in all Latin American medical schools, in the course of which it has been requesting information about the books that are being or could be utilized as well as asking names of candidates to set up committees that might make recommendations to the Organization not only in the matter of the books to be offered under the program but general objectives too the content of each subject and appropriate methods of teaching it.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE