Academic Medicine: Reclaiming the Forest from the Trees

Wilson, Ben J.
April 2013
Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine;Spring2013, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p33
Academic Journal
University medical centres, once the pinnacle of physician education and patient care, have come under intense fire. Critics question their utility, purpose, and ability to sustain and improve health care outcomes. The author argues that these centres must overhaul their reward structure in order to realign their culture with the original, noble mission of academic medicine.


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