Views from the trenches: clinician-scientist trainees speak up

McGugan, Sandra
December 2002
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec2002, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p222
Academic Journal
Presents some recommendations on the training of medical clinicians-scientists. Increase in the tenure of physician/graduate studentships; Establishment of a national database for clinician-scientist training programs; Increase in the amount of travel support attached to studentships and salary support programs.


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