research product . 2017

Internal Medicine Residency Program in Guyana: A Collaborative Model for Sustainable Graduate Medical Education in Resource-Limited Settings

Persaud, Dev; Cole, Joanna; Jainarine, Ramdeo; Khalid, Zahira;
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  • Published: 29 May 2017
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Abstract
The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) started the Internal Medicine/Infectious Diseases residency program in 2013. It was a collaborative initiative between GPHC and University of Maryland. Since that time the program has gone through many trials and developed new partnerships and collaboration and emerged as a young successful program with close international links that have worked and persevered in developing the successful academic and professional careers of its residents. International collaborations have resulted in applying innovative methods of teaching to deliver the curriculum in a sustainable manner in a resource-limited setting. The artic...
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free text keywords: Public Health, global health, Medical Education, Collaborations, Collaborative Learning, Collaborative Research, Internal Medicine, residency training, residency program
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