Selecting medical students: The past, present and future

Ian Wilson*, Barbara Griffin

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    This chapter provides a brief history of medical student selection and then describesthe development and analysis of the method of selection in a new medical school inAustralia. The development of a method of student selection made use of current thinkingaround high quality selection procedures. These discussions provide an insight into thefuture developments in relation to selecting the best students to become the bestpractitioners.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationMedical Education
    Subtitle of host publicationGlobal Perspectives, Challenges and Future Directions
    EditorsAngelo P. Giardino, Eileen R. Giardino
    Place of PublicationNew York
    PublisherNova Science Publishers
    Number of pages14
    ISBN (Electronic)9781626186958, 1626186952
    ISBN (Print)9781626186392, 1626186391
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2013


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