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Focus on the profession: academic and clinical departments
BC Medical Journal
  • Robert Armstrong, Aga Khan University
Publication Date
1-1-2008
Document Type
Article
Disciplines
Abstract
The departments within the Faculty of Medicine at UBC play a central role in achieving the goals of the expanded medical school, and the goals of the broader health care system. Four strategies are needed for success: make professionalism the tie that binds the Faculty of Medicine and the health authorities; engage clinical and academic deĀ­partments as key drivers of professionalism; ensure knowledge development and continuous learning are recognized as central to professionalism; challenge government to focus on supporting professionalism.
Citation Information
Robert Armstrong. "Focus on the profession: academic and clinical departments" BC Medical Journal Vol. 50 Iss. 7 (2008) p. 390 - 392
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_armstrong/6/