Summary: Selection of a type of occupation or profession.
Publications223 found, 100 shown here
- Mentoring in academic medicine: a systematic reviewDario Sambunjak
Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb, Croatia
JAMA 296:1103-15. 2006..Mentorship was reported to have an important influence on personal development, career guidance, career choice, and research productivity, including publication and grant success...
- Factors associated with the subspecialty choices of internal medicine residents in CanadaLeora Horn
Department of Medical Oncology, Vanderbilt University, 777 Preston Research Building, 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
BMC Med Educ 8:37. 2008..To address the concern about physician imbalances in internal medicine subspecialties, we need to examine the factors that motivate residents when making career decisions...
- Primary care specialty choices of United States medical graduates, 1997-2006Donna B Jeffe
Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MS, USA
Acad Med 85:947-58. 2010..To describe trends in specialty choice and to identify predictors of primary care specialty choices among graduates of U.S. MD-granting medical schools...
- The new generation of family physicians--career motivation, life goals and work-life balanceBarbara Buddeberg-Fischer
Department of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 138:305-12. 2008..concerning personality factors, career motivation, career success, importance of life goals and work-life balance; further, the stability in career choice of family physicians from medical school through to residency was evaluated.
- Internal medicine resident self-report of factors associated with career decisionsColin P West
Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:946-9. 2009..Little is known about factors contributing to the career decisions of internal medicine residents...
- Attitude of medical students towards general practice and general practitionersEmma Henderson
Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Imperial College School of Medicine, London
Br J Gen Pract 52:359-63. 2002..and general practitioners (GPs) as doctors and explore factors influencing students' attitudes and intended career choice. DESIGN OF STUDY: Cross-sectional survey. SETTING: Final-year students at two London medical schools...
- Why would I choose a career in family medicine?: Reflections of medical students at 3 universitiesIan Scott
University of British Columbia, Department of Family Practice Undergraduate Office, David Strangway Bldg, Suite 300, 5950 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC
Can Fam Physician 53:1956-7. 2007..To describe the factors that medical students report influence them to pursue careers in family medicine...
- Does community-based experience alter career preference? New evidence from a prospective longitudinal cohort study of undergraduate medical studentsA Howe
Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
Med Educ 35:391-7. 2001....
- Surgery or general medicine--a study of the reasons underlying the choice of medical specialtyPatrícia Lacerda Bellodi
Hospital da Clínicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 122:81-6. 2004..The reality of medical services in Brazil points towards expansion and diversification of medical knowledge. However, there are few Brazilian studies on choosing a medical specialty...
- A future career in general practice? A longitudinal study of medical students and pre-registration house officersHazel K Sinclair
Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Eur J Gen Pract 12:120-7. 2006..preferences of medical students throughout their undergraduate years and into their postgraduate career, and to evaluate which factors may influence career choice intentions, and when this happens, over time. Design: Longitudinal study.
- Who does become an internist?P M J Stuyt
Department of General Internal Medicine, UMC St Radboud, PO Box 91o01, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Neth J Med 62:98-101. 2004....
- Impact of desire to work in underserved communities on selection of specialty among fourth-year medical studentsMohsen Bazargan
Department of Family Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, 1731 E 120th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 98:1460-5. 2006..Special attention is given to the influence of desire to work in underserved communities on selection of a specialty...
- The subspecialization rate of third year internal medicine residents from 1992 through 1998Louis J Grosso
American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 3699, USA
Teach Learn Med 16:7-13. 2004..S. physician workforce size and the proportion of generalists versus specialists have long been debated. Difficulty collecting reliable data and varying methodologies complicate clear analysis of workforce questions...
- Medical students' attitudes to modernising medical careers: will it affect training or career choice?M F Nixon
Department of Orthopaedics, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester
Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 67:M126-9. 2006
- [Young physicians' view on factors that increase the attractiveness of general practice]B Buddeberg-Fischer
Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich, Haldenbachstrasse 18 8091 Zürich, Schweiz
Gesundheitswesen 70:123-8. 2008....
- Internal medicine resident perceptions of optimal training durationKris G Thomas
Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Acad Med 82:996-9. 2007..To describe internal medicine residents' opinions regarding the optimal duration of internal medicine residency training, and to assess whether these opinions are associated with specific career interests...
- [Occupational decisions of young physicians and possible future consequences for the provision of medical care. Results of an anonymous questionnaire]K Gensch
Bayerisches Staatsinstitut für Hochschulforschung und Hochschulplanung
Gesundheitswesen 69:359-70. 2007..This study was undertaken following a request of the Bavarian Ministry of Sciences, Research and the Arts to analyse the future provision in different occupational areas...
- [Job satisfaction and prospects of internal medicine specialists in Austria--an analysis of the profession]Rudolf Puchner
Zentrum für Management und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, Donau Universität Krems, Krems, Austria
Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:503-11. 2007..quot;The golden age of medicine" seems to be over. This study analyses job satisfaction and prospects of Austrian physicians in the twenty-first century...
- Becoming a GP--a qualitative study of the career interests of medical studentsHelen Tolhurst
University of Newcastle, New South Wales
Aust Fam Physician 34:204-6. 2005..The factors influencing medical students toward general practice as a career choice are poorly understood, even though this is important to the makeup of the medical workforce.
- Career goals of trainee physicians in internal medicineMuhammad Junaid Patel
Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 18:352-6. 2008..To survey Internal Medicine trainees' future career choices and factors influencing their decision-making...
- Educational debt and reported career plans among internal medicine residentsFurman S McDonald
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Ann Intern Med 149:416-20. 2008..Physicians often enter the workplace with substantial debt. The relationship between debt and reported career plans among internal medicine residents is unknown...
- A new model to understand the career choice and practice location decisions of medical graduatesP Stagg
Flinders University Rural Clinical School, Renmark, South Australia, Australia
Rural Remote Health 9:1245. 2009..The aim of this research was to identify what factors influence the career choices of PRCC graduates...
- Rural intentions: factors affecting the career choices of family medicine graduatesDiane J Lu
Department of Family Medicine at University of Calgary in Alberta
Can Fam Physician 54:1016-1017.e5. 2008..To investigate the reasons for family medicine graduates' career choices...
- [Perspectives and challenges to guarantee training and renewal in general internal medicine]G Waeber
Service de Medecine Interne, Departement de Medecine Interne, CHUV, Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 5:232-6. 2009..In this article we will approach these challenges by formulating some proposals--nonexhaustive--in order to guarantee sufficient renewal in general internal medicine...
- Medical specialty prestige and lifestyle preferences for medical studentsPeter A Creed
School of Psychology, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Qld 4222, Australia
Soc Sci Med 71:1084-8. 2010..Having access to and understanding these rankings will assist career counsellors to aid student and junior doctor decision-making and aid workforce planners to address gaps in medical specialty health services...
- [Family and career planning in young physicians]Barbara Buddeberg-Fischer
Abteilung Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich, Zurich, Schweiz
Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 48:234-40. 2008..The study investigates in what way physicians integrate their desire to have children into their career planning...
- General pediatrics resident perspectives on training decisions and career choiceGary L Freed
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
Pediatrics 123:S26-30. 2009....
- Perceptions of family medicine and career choice among first year medical students: a cross-sectional survey in a Turkish medical schoolAlis Ozcakir
Department of Family Medicine, Uludag University School of Medicine, Bursa, Turkey
Coll Antropol 31:595-600. 2007..Greater undergraduate exposure to family medicine is needed in order to increase knowledge of the field and influence student career choices...
- Factors influencing the choice of specialty among medical students in LebanonBeatrice Khater-Menassa
Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
J Med Liban 53:16-20. 2005..the proportions who select primary care careers, to highlight factors that are considered when making a career choice, and to compare these among primary care (PC) and non-primary care (NPC) candidates...
- Intelligence, personality, and interests: evidence for overlapping traitsP L Ackerman
Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Psychol Bull 121:219-45. 1997..They identify 4 trait complexes: social, clerical/conventional, science/math, and intellectual/cultural...
- Women in cardiology: a UK perspectiveA D Timmis
Heart 91:273-4. 2005..Women are particularly under-represented in cardiology in the UK, even though women outnumber men in admissions to medical school. Could this disparity be detrimental to the specialty in this country?..
- The impact of U.S. medical students' debt on their choice of primary care careers: an analysis of data from the 2002 medical school graduation questionnaireRoger A Rosenblatt
University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Box 354696, Seattle, WA 98195 4696, USA
Acad Med 80:815-9. 2005..To examine the hypothesis that medical students' rising total educational debt is one of the factors that explains the recent decline in students' interest in family medicine and primary care...
- The attractions of medicine: the generic motivations of medical school applicants in relation to demography, personality and achievementI C McManus
Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
BMC Med Educ 6:11. 2006....
- Views of doctors in training on the importance and availability of career advice in UK medicineTrevor W Lambert
Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Med Educ 41:460-6. 2007....
- The fate and career destinations of doctors who qualified at Uganda's Makerere Medical School in 1984: retrospective cohort studyYoswa M Dambisya
Pharmacy Programme, School of Health Sciences, University of the North, Private Bag X1106, Sovenga 0727, Republic of South Africa
BMJ 329:600-1. 2004
- Gender-related differences in general practice preferences: longitudinal evidence from the Netherlands 1982-2001Tanja Mayorova
Faculty of Medicine, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
Health Policy 72:73-80. 2005..Also, as many female GPs abstain from practicing after having finished a vocational GP training program it will be essential to create work facilities to keep them available for the GP labour market...
- Career choices for obstetrics and gynaecology: national surveys of graduates of 1974-2002 from UK medical schoolsG Turner
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Unit of Health-Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
BJOG 113:350-6. 2006..The number of men choosing obstetrics and gynaecology is now very small; the reasons and the future role of men in the specialty need to be debated...
- The variable influence of lifestyle and income on medical students' career specialty choices: data from two U.S. medical schools, 1998-2004Dale A Newton
Department of Pediatrics, 3E139 Brody, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
Acad Med 80:809-14. 2005..The authors addressed the changing influence of lifestyle and income on career choice, how these influences differ by specialty, and the specific careers students identify as lifestyle friendly.
- Swiss residents' speciality choices--impact of gender, personality traits, career motivation and life goalsBarbara Buddeberg-Fischer
Department of Psychosocial Medicine, Zurich University Hospital, Haldenbachstrasse 18, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
BMC Health Serv Res 6:137. 2006..This study aimed to investigate the influence of gender, personality traits, career motivation and life goal aspirations on the choice of medical specialty...
- Why are you draining your brain? Factors underlying decisions of graduating Lebanese medical students to migrateElie A Akl
Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, ECMC CC 142, 462 Grider Street, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:1278-84. 2007..The marketing of abroad training and the culture of migration are prevalent in the academic institutions...
- What is behind a student's choice for becoming a doctor?Luiz Roberto Millan
Grapal Psychological Counseling Group, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Clinics (Sao Paulo) 60:143-50. 2005....
- Career plans for trainees in internal medicine residency programsRichard A Garibaldi
Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut, School of Medicine, Farmington, 06030-3229, USA
Acad Med 80:507-12. 2005..This trend will likely continue for the next few years, at least, and may have an impact on the manner in which the health needs of patients are met in the future...
- Medical student concerns and fears before their third-year surgical clerkshipBarbara J Pettitt
Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Am J Surg 189:492-6. 2005..This study describes the personal concerns of third-year medical students beginning their surgical clerkship. To assess these needs, we studied the expectations, interests, and concerns of beginning surgical clerks...
- Career choices of United Kingdom medical graduates of 2002: questionnaire surveyTrevor W Lambert
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Med Educ 40:514-21. 2006..To report the specialty choices of UK medical graduates of 2002, and to compare their choices with those of qualifiers in previous years and with the profile of career grade doctors in different specialties in England...
- Reasons why some UK medical graduates who initially choose psychiatry do not pursue it as a long-term careerTrevor W Lambert
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, Oxford University
Psychol Med 36:679-84. 2006..Some doctors who initially choose psychiatry do not pursue it as a long-term career. The study seeks to identify reasons for leaving psychiatry...
- Career choices for paediatrics: national surveys of graduates of 1974-2002 from UK medical schoolsG Turner
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, Oxford University, Old Road Campus, Oxford, UK
Child Care Health Dev 33:340-6. 2007..Knowledge of UK doctors' career intentions and pathways is essential for understanding future workforce requirements. The aim of this study was to report career choices for and career progression in paediatrics in the UK...
- Career-success scale - a new instrument to assess young physicians' academic career stepsBarbara Buddeberg-Fischer
Department of Psychosocial Medicine, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
BMC Health Serv Res 8:120. 2008..Furthermore the influence of personality factors, the participants' personal situation, and career related factors on their career success was investigated...
- Does a clerkship in psychiatry contribute to changing medical students' attitudes towards psychiatry?Tsvi Fischel
Geha Mental Health Center, Helsinky 1, Petach Tikva, 97222, Israel
Acad Psychiatry 32:147-50. 2008..clerkship is perceived as an intervention point in medical students' attitude toward psychiatry and career choice after graduation...
- Attitudes toward psychiatry among final-year medical students in kumasi, ghanaRichard Laugharne
Peninsula Medical School, Mental Health Research Group, Wonford House Hospital, Exeter, Devon EX2 5AD, United Kingdom
Acad Psychiatry 33:71-5. 2009..The authors evaluated the attitudes toward a career in psychiatry of final-year medical students in Kumasi, Ghana, and compare these with attitudes of medical students in Spain and the United States...
- Career choices made for the hospital medical specialties by graduates from UK medical schools, 1974-2005Michael J Goldacre
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, Oxford University
Clin Med 9:42-8. 2009..This uncertainty needs to be considered by those planning postgraduate medical education for the hospital medical specialties, particularly now that postgraduate training in the UK has become much more structured...
- Motivation to pursue surgical subspecialty training: is there a gender difference?Jaime H McCord
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
J Am Coll Surg 205:698-703. 2007..Few studies have examined whether women and men identify the same factors as important in choosing their specialty. We sought to evaluate whether the factors influencing residents' choice of surgical specialty differed by gender...
- Factors considered by medical students when formulating their specialty preferences in Japan: findings from a qualitative studyPriya Saigal
University of Michigan Medical School, M4101 MSI Box 0624, 1301 Catherine Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
BMC Med Educ 7:31. 2007..Little research addresses how medical students develop their choice of specialty training in Japan. The purpose of this research was to elucidate factors considered by Japanese medical students when formulating their specialty choice...
- Factors influencing the career aspirations and preferred modes of working in recent dental graduates in WalesLuke Davies
Dental Public Health Unit, Cardiff University, UK
Prim Dent Care 15:157-63. 2008..In planning for the future, it is important that commissioning authorities have a clear understanding of the perspectives of recent dental graduates: vocational dental practitioners (VDPs)...
- Factors influencing career choice among medical students interested in surgeryAli Azizzadeh
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Curr Surg 60:210-3. 2003..We set out to determine factors that influence career choice among medical students...
- Shrinking away from psychiatry? A survey of Australian medical students' interest in psychiatryGin S Malhi
School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:416-23. 2002We sought to examine the attitudes of newly recruited medical students towards psychiatry and other specialties to determine what factors influence their career choice options.
- What influences career choices among graduates of a primary care training program?D E DeWitt
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98105, USA
J Gen Intern Med 13:257-61. 1998..To identify factors that influence primary care residents to become generalists or specialists...
- Relationship between practice location of Ontario family physicians and their rural background or amount of rural medical education experienceJames T B Rourke
Dept. of Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London
Can J Rural Med 10:231-40. 2005..Each of these had an independent effect on practice location...
- Free choice and career choice: Clerkship electives in medical educationTanis Mihalynuk
Faculty of Medicine, Undergraduate Education, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Med Educ 40:1065-71. 2006Medical education experiences, particularly in clinical years, are reported determinants of career choice. Less is known about features of clinical education experiences including length, discipline, setting and choice, which may serve ..
- Career progression and destinations, comparing men and women in the NHS: postal questionnaire surveysKathryn S Taylor
UK Medical Careers Research Group, Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, Oxford University, Oxford, OX3 7LF
BMJ 338:b1735. 2009..To study the career progression of NHS doctors, comparing men and women...
- A study of medical students' specialty-choice pathways: trying on possible selvesJ H Burack
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
Acad Med 72:534-41. 1997..To describe the decision-making processes reported by graduating medical students in choosing primary care (PC) or non-primary-care (NPC) specialties...
- Why do residents leave general surgery? The hidden problem in today's programsThomas F Dodson
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Curr Surg 62:128-31. 2005..In preparation for an upcoming Residency Review Committee analysis of our program, we took the opportunity to examine the reasons for attrition in our own institution...
- Person-oriented versus technique-oriented specialties: early preferences and eventual choiceR Stephen Manuel
Office of Admissions and Student Affairs, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0552, USA
Med Educ Online 14:4. 2009....
- [Motives for choice of specialty during and after medical school]Olaf Gjerløw Aasland
Legeforeningens forskningsinstitutt og Institutt for helseledelse og helseøkonomi Universitetet i Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1833-7. 2008..The basis for preference and choice of specialty is a complicated mixture of individual interests and job opportunities. We wanted to investigate the possible explanations for such preferences and choices...
- Factors associated with medical students' career choices regarding internal medicineKaren E Hauer
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Ave, U137, Box 0131, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
JAMA 300:1154-64. 2008..The factors influencing current students' career choices regarding IM are unclear...
- Satisfaction with career choice among US medical studentsErica Frank
Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, 5804 Fairview Ave, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
Arch Intern Med 168:1712-6. 2008
- Factors influencing career choice in ophthalmologyJason Noble
Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Ontario, Canada
Can J Ophthalmol 41:596-9. 2006..To investigate the factors influencing choice of ophthalmology as a career in medicine...
- Cardiothoracic surgery resident education: update on resident recruitment and job placementJorge D Salazar
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 82:1160-5. 2006..The application cycle for 2004 marked the first time the number of applicants was lower than the positions offered. This survey reflects on this trend in applications and the perspectives of current and graduating residents...
- The canaries in the coal mine speak: why someone should (and should not) become a nurseMary R Lynn
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Nurs Adm Q 30:340-50. 2006..Extrinsic factors dominated the reasons to be a nurse, with both intrinsic and extrinsic factors being the reasons not to do so...
- Evaluating operating theatre experience. Student nurses in South East WalesSuzanne Hughes
School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University
J Perioper Pract 16:290, 292, 294-8. 2006
- Paths to nursing leadershipTerese Bondas
University College of Boras, School of Health Sciences, Boras, Sweden
J Nurs Manag 14:332-9. 2006..The aim was to explore why nurses enter nursing leadership and apply for a management position in health care. The study is part of a research programme in nursing leadership and evidence-based care...
- Student treatment on clerkships based on their specialty interestsDouglas C Woolley
Kansas University School of Medicine, Wichita, Kansas 67214 3199, USA
Teach Learn Med 18:237-43. 2006..Student clerkship experiences may suffer if teachers are not sympathetic to students' clinical interests...
- Making pediatrics residency programs family friendly: Views along the professional educational continuumTheodore C Sectish
Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
J Pediatr 149:1-2. 2006
- Commitment to nursing: results of a qualitative interview studyDinah Gould
Applied Health, School of Nursing, London, UK
J Nurs Manag 14:213-21. 2006....
- Part-time training in general surgery: results of a web-based surveyAlison R Saalwachter
The University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908-0709, USA
Arch Surg 141:977-82. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Eleven percent to 36% of total male and female respondents expressed interest in pursuing part-time training. Significantly more women than men favored a part-time option...
- Junior medical officer recruitment: challenges and lessons from the Northern TerritoryRobert McDonald
Katherine District Hospital, Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 15:179-82. 2007..To examine the influence of newspaper and Internet advertising, word-of-mouth endorsement and student experience in attracting applicants for junior medical officer positions in the Northern Territory...
- Making patients better: a qualitative descriptive study of registered nurses' reasons for working in surgical areasCarolyn Mackintosh
Division of Nursing, University of Bradford, Unity Building, Trinity Road, Bradford, UK
J Clin Nurs 16:1134-40. 2007..To explore the reasons and motivation identified by qualified nurses for working within the surgical area...
- Giving voice to registered nurses' decisions to workSuzanne S Dickerson
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
Nurs Forum 42:132-42. 2007..With this insight, RNs may consider decisions about their work throughout their job trajectories that may foster a more fulfilling nursing career...
- Early nursing career experience for 1994-2000 graduates from the University of NottinghamJennifer R Park
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham School of Nursing, Nottingham, UK
J Nurs Manag 15:414-23. 2007..This paper reports the views of nurses graduating from the University of Nottingham School of Nursing, UK, 1994-2000, Bachelor of Nursing (Hons) course, concerning career aspirations, progress and reflections on their qualification...
- Securing and retaining a mental health workforce in Far Western New South WalesDavid Perkins
Centre for Equity and Primary Health Research in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven, Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 15:94-8. 2007..To identify strategies local managers can use to optimise recruitment and retention of mental health staff in rural locations...
- Perceived preparedness for physiatric specialization and future career goals of graduating postgraduate year IV residents during the 2004-2005 academic yearVishwa S Raj
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:1001-6. 2007....
- Junior faculty satisfaction in a large academic radiology departmentAine M Kelly
Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132K Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
Acad Radiol 14:445-54. 2007....
- Clinical hospital medicine fellowships: perspectives of employers, hospitalists, and medicine residentsPhilip H Goodman
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV 89502, USA
J Hosp Med 3:28-34. 2008....
- Medical students and rural general practitioners: congruent views on the reality of recruitment into rural medicineDiann Eley
Rural Clinical Division, University of Queensland, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 15:12-20. 2007..In-depth exploration of the perceptions, experiences and expectations of current long-term rural GPs and medical students intent on a rural career, regarding the current and future state of rural medicine...
- Factors influencing the choice of the first ward: comparison between newly qualified nurses and managersAlvisa Palese
School of Nursing, Udine University, Viale Ungheria 18, 33100 Udine, Italy
J Nurs Manag 15:59-63. 2007....
- 20 years of scientific training of Dutch medical students in an American academic division for pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition: impact on career developmentEdmond H H M Rings
Department of Pediatrics, Beatrix Children s Hospital, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:419-22. 2008..To evaluate the impact on career development of a program for scientific training of Dutch medical students in an American academic division for pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition...
- Choice of vascular surgery as a specialty: what is important?Keith D Calligaro
Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
Semin Vasc Surg 19:180-6. 2006..The findings in these surveys have helped vascular surgery program directors devise new and innovative training paradigms and to develop strategies to attract future trainees...
- Factors affecting medical students in formulating their specialty preferences in JordanYousef Khader
Department of Public Health, Community Medicine and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
BMC Med Educ 8:32. 2008..Therefore, we carried out this study to investigate the career preferences of medical students at Jordan University of Science and Technology and determine factors that might influence their career decisions...
- Where do I go from here: we've got enough seniors?Selena Gillham
Monash University School of Rural Health, Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies in Rural Health, MOE, Victoria, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 15:313-20. 2007..To identify recruitment and retention issues for allied health professionals at two rural health services...
- Post-graduation migration intentions of students of Lebanese medical schools: a survey studyElie A Akl
Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
BMC Public Health 8:191. 2008..Given that residency training abroad is a critical step in the migration of physicians, the objective of this study was to survey students of Lebanese medical schools about their intentions to train abroad and their post training plans...
- Who, why, what, and how?David J Schoetz
Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Medical Education, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 47:2008-14. 2004
- Presidential address: mind the gapR James Valentine
Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390-9031, USA
J Vasc Surg 45:1277-81. 2007
- Keys to career satisfaction: insights from a survey of women pediatric surgeonsDonna A Caniano
Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
J Pediatr Surg 39:984-90. 2004..To maintain surgery as a premier career choice, female students must find surgery to be professionally and personally rewarding...
- Contemporary trends in student selection of medical specialties: the potential impact on general surgeryKirby I Bland
Department of Surgery, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Arch Surg 137:259-67. 2002..The trend toward controllable lifestyle vs noncontrollable lifestyle specialties is affecting the number of students desiring a career in general surgery...
- The training needs and priorities of male and female surgeons and their traineesAlison R Saalwachter
Department of Surgery, The University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
J Am Coll Surg 201:199-205. 2005..CONCLUSIONS: Male and female surgical residents, fellows, and trained surgeons identified almost identical training needs and priorities yet women perceived disparate treatment...
- Medical student career choice and mental rotations abilityMichael G Brandt
Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
Clin Invest Med 28:112-7. 2005..METHODS: Fifty-nine fourth year medical students at the University of Western Ontario completed a career choice questionnaire that identified the residency program(s) to which they showed interest at the time of ..
- Effects of a laparoscopic course on student interest in surgical residencyAtul K Madan
Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 956 Court Ave, Room G210, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
JSLS 9:134-7. 2005..This study investigated the hypothesis that a laparoscopic skills course introduced in preclinical years would stimulate student interest in entering surgical residency...
- Recruitment into psychiatryIan Brockington
University of Birmingham
Br J Psychiatry 180:307-12. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: To improve recruitment, the College should focus on influences before and after undergraduate training - the kind of student entering medical school and the factors favouring sustained psychiatric practice after graduation...
- Why nurses are attracted to rural and remote practiceDesley Hegney
Centre for Rural and Remote Area Nursing, University of Southern Queensland, PO Darling Heights, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 10:178-86. 2002..The paper makes recommendations to attract nurses to the rural and remote work force...
- Faculty recruitment, retention, and success in dental academiaCARROLL ANN TROTMAN
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:2-8. 2002..Similarities and differences in the perceptions of groups at different career stages were detected...
- [Problem-based learning for surgery. Increased motivation with less teaching personnel?]C Langelotz
Universitätsklinik für Allgemein, Visceral, Gefäss und Thoraxchirurgie, Universitäre Medizin Berlin Charité Campus Mitte, Berlin
Chirurg 76:481-6. 2005..The introduction of small learning groups requires considerable increases in staff. Problem-based learning could increase the motivation to acquire knowledge but without being as staff-intensive...
- The resident experience on trauma: declining surgical opportunities and career incentives? Analysis of data from a large multi-institutional studySamir M Fakhry
Inova Regional Trauma Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia 22042, USA
J Trauma 54:1-7; discussion 7-8. 2003..Data from a large multicenter study were analyzed to estimate surgical resident exposure to trauma laparotomy, diagnostic peritoneal lavage (DPL), and focused abdominal sonography for trauma (U/S)...
- Institutional Training Program in Oral Health ResearchChristopher Squier; Fiscal Year: 2007..summer experiences before entering dental school, short-term training during dental school that will influence career choice, training at the MS and PhD level and postdoctoral experience that will have an impact on the development of ..
- MINORITY PROGRAM FOR SOCIETY OF TOXICOLOGY MEETINGJOSE MANAUTOU; Fiscal Year: 2007..programs and undergraduate science departments by providing focused information on toxicology as a biomedical career choice. Progress toward these goals will be evaluated via the use of several evaluation tools including; student and ..
- 31st Pediatric Nephrology SeminarJOSE STRAUSS; Fiscal Year: 2005..First, and foremost, is to stimulate interest in pediatric nephrology as a career choice. This is accomplished by actively encouraging the attendance of young trainees who have evidenced an interest ..
- Short-term Training Students-Health Professional SchoolsKENNETH CIUFFREDA; Fiscal Year: 2006..this experience will foster an interest in them to include vision research as one critical component of their career choice. In the most favorable scenario, they may then wish to enter our combined O.D./M.S. or O.D./Ph.D...
- NIMH-COR Honors High School Research Education GrantPamela Banks; Fiscal Year: 2005..to stimulate interest and motivation among high school students from racial/ethnic minority groups to make a career choice in science disciplines related to mental health. Four high school students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher (4...
- Addiction Counseling: Career Paths & ProfessionalizationDiana Wall; Fiscal Year: 2002..with addictions counselors in order to gather information regarding the interviewer's understanding of their career choice and the training process...
- Climbing Up and Reaching Back: Ladder of Support for Research Careers in BiomedicSTEPHANIE TIMMONS BROWN; Fiscal Year: 2010..RELEVANCE: This project will help to clarify the decision-making processes regarding college education and career choice of high achieving high school students in underserved communities...
- HARVARD-LONGWOOD RESEARCH TRAINING IN VASCULAR SURGERYFrank Logerfo; Fiscal Year: 2007..Selection of the trainees is based on candidates' demonstrated ability and career choice of academic practice. Applicants are resident physicians who have completed two, three or five years (i.e...
- STD/HIV RESEARCH TRAINING FOR MINORITY STUDENTSWARREN ASHE; Fiscal Year: 2007..still engaged in their post graduate training, preliminary data indicate that a number have made this their career choice. Support for nine (9) trainees per/year for five (5) years is being requested...
- Student Research: Stimulus for Academic Research CareersDerrick Beech; Fiscal Year: 2007..through the residency match selection process, and track the students through residency training and ultimate career choice. 5...