Graduate program in occupational health for physician assistants.
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1993 May; :1-28
The graduate program in Occupational Health for Physician Assistants at the University of Oklahoma was described. The program requires 15 to 20 months of post graduate work and culminates in a Masters of Public Health Degree. Three to five physician assistants from the military or public sector have been accepted to the program each year. From July of 1990 through July of 1992, eight students graduated. During the same time frame the program participated in several regional and national continuing medical education efforts. This report included information about each of the applicants and graduates of the program. Also discussed were the targeted audiences for continuing medical education programs, a description of the program, the objectives of the project as a whole, and the results thus far achieved. The program includes studies in biostatistics, occupational hazards, industrial toxicology, nonionizing radiation, clinical occupational medicine, radiological health, occupational noise, technical reporting, industrial hygiene measurements, environmental hazards, ecology of health, human behavior in occupational medicine, and principles of epidemiology.
NIOSH-Grant; Training; Occupational-medicine; Industrial-hygiene; Occupational-health-services
Family Medicine University of Oklahoma Post Office Box 26901 Oklahoma City, Okla 73190
Final Grant Report
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University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Hlth Sciences Ctr, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma