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The Future Occupational Physician - What Should His Training Be?
NIOSH 1979 Jun:139-140
Training programs in occupational medicine at the University of Cincinnati and Johns Hopkins University are described. The former program includes a 3 year straight residency in occupational medicine, occupational subspeciality training, and a short term residency, which serves as supplemental training. The Johns Hopkins program was established as a NIOSH Educational Resource Center (ERC) and includes 1 year each of basic coursework; clinical experience, emphasizing dermatology, pulmonary disease, rehabilitation, and emergency work; and placement in government, industry, the military, or in an ERC safety and health department.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-78-0053; Occupational-medicine; Training-programs; Industrial-health; Occupational-health; Curriculum;
Occupational Safety and Health Symposia 1978, Division of Technical Services, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division