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Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Jul;211(1):18-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2013.12.018. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

To the point: obstetrics and gynecology global health experiences for medical students.

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Undergraduate Medical Education Committee, Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Crofton, MD.

Abstract

This article, from the To the Point series prepared by the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Undergraduate Medical Education Committee, provides educators with an overview of considerations for obstetrics and gynecology global health experiences for the medical student. Options for integration of obstetrics and gynecology global health into undergraduate medical curricula are discussed. Specific considerations for global health clinical experiences for medical students, including choosing a clinical location, oversight and mentorship, goals and objectives, predeparture preparation, and evaluation, are reviewed.

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curriculum; global health; international; medical students; obstetrics and gynecology

PMID:
24334202
DOI:
10.1016/j.ajog.2013.12.018
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