Community-based education of health personnel : report of a WHO study group [meeting held in Geneva from 4 to 6 November 1985]
Other TitlesL' apprentissage en milieu professionnel pour la formation du personnel de santé : rapport d' un Groupe d' étude de l' OMS [réuni à Genève du 4 au 6 novembre 1985]
La educación del personal de salud centrada en la comunidad : informe de un Grupo de Estudio de la OMS [se reunió en Ginebra del 4 al 6 de noviembre de 1985]
AbstractA detailed explanation of the meaning of community-based education, including its objectives, conceptual foundations, and relationship to current theories of education and methods of teaching. The report, which is addressed to the directors, deans, and teaching staff of medical and other health-related schools, opens with a discussion of trends that have created a demand for health personnel capable of responding more effectively to community needs. The concept of community-based education is presented and discussed in terms of its underlying principles, its overall advantages, its organizational components and the major problems and constraints facing implementation. Numerous practical examples are used to illustrate how the concept can operate in various training systems or situations where competence is acquired through close contact with problems in the community
WHO Study Group on Community-Based Education of Health Personnel & World Health Organization. (1987). Community-based education of health personnel : report of a WHO study group [meeting held in Geneva from 4 to 6 November 1985]. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/41714
World Health Organization technical report series ; no. 746
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