We Need to Shorten Time It Takes to Become a Doctor
(Newser) – We're going to need more doctors in coming years, but our current system of producing them ... who runs through a number of suggestions—ditch the last year of medical school, do away with lengthy lab and clinical research projects, and ...
The astronomy of New Year's Day
But how many days is that? Well, that’s a second complication. A “day” is how long it takes the ... different years and decided to adopt the tropical year for our calendars, which is all well and good. But here’s an issue: Where do we start it?
Medical Training Was Designed to Reduce the Number of Doctors. It’s Time for Reform.
On a global scale, the shortage is staggering ... such as the Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1889—made college education a prerequisite. Medical school expanded from eight months to three years and solidified at four years in the 1890s.
How long does it take to become a doctor? Some medical schools shaving off a year of training
Last year when the 30-year-old neuroscientist was admitted to a new program at New York University that would allow him to complete medical school in only three years and guarantee ... a process that typically takes months. (Similar questions are being ...
Cummings | Considering college costs
The rest will take care of itself ... an embarrassment for many high school graduates that choose vocation over education. But what is a better choice for the kid who wants to become a general contractor for instance—four years of theoretical education ...