A century ago, the American Medical Association created the Council on Medical Education and published the first minimal standards for medical schools and an ideal medical curriculum. Then, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching funded an evaluation of medical school performance titled Medical Education in the United States and Canada (the Flexner report).1 While many objected to its highly critical tone, most medical educators endorsed it and implemented significant change.2 A major consequence was that the already fading practice-oriented proprietary schools finally died, while medical education was divided into preclinical science training and hospital-based clinical training.
Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.
Download citation file:
Web of Science® Times Cited: 30
Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.
More Listings atJAMACareerCenter.com >
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a link to reset your password.
Enter your username and email address. We'll send instructions on how to reset your password to the email address we have on record.
Athens and Shibboleth are access management services that provide single sign-on to protected resources. They replace the multiple user names and passwords necessary to access subscription-based content with a single user name and password that can be entered once per session. It operates independently of a user's location or IP address. If your institution uses Athens or Shibboleth authentication, please contact your site administrator to receive your user name and password.