Medical Education for the Next Seventeen Years

  • Alfred M. Freedman


Before one addresses the topic Medical Education For The Next Seventeen Years in psychiatric education, two questions must be answered: what are our objectives for education in psychiatry and secondly, whom are we educating in psychiatry?


Medical Student Behavioral Science Clinical Psychiatry Family Practice Residency Training Program 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alfred M. Freedman
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  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryNew York Medical CollegeValhallaUSA

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