Are MD-PhD programs meeting their goals? An analysis of career choices made by graduates of 24 MD-PhD programs Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomedical Research
  • Career Choice
  • Education, Medical, Graduate
  • Medicine
  • Program Development
  • Specialization
  • Students, Medical

abstract

  • Most MD-PhD program graduates follow career paths generally consistent with their training as physician-scientists. However, the range of their professional options is broad. Further thought should be given to designing their training to anticipate their career choices and maximize their likelihood of success as investigators.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4441397

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181d3ca17

PubMed ID

  • 20186033

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 692

end page

  • 701

volume

  • 85

number

  • 4