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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Paul, Tomlin.J
Author Affiliation, Ana.
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Article Title
Teaching medical students in their last leg of the undergraduate journey
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Journal Title
Medical Teacher
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2007
Volume ID
29
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
58-59
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Abstract
Background: This short biographical piece provides a brief description of the experience of a medical teacher at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica. It traces his initial response to being chosen as a teacher and shows movement from self-doubt to assertive thinking about the role of the teacher. The development of the teacher, though buttressed by a formal training intervention, is couched within a sensitive understanding of the whole student.....
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