Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Physician's, heal thyselves


I'm surprised however, I am sure they can overcome the issues that placed them on probation.


San Antonio's medical school on probation
By Don Finley - Express-News

San Antonio's medical school has been placed on probation by a national accrediting group, which cited 11 deficiencies in how medical students are taught and how faculty members are supervised.

Students and faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center were informed of the decision in an email early Monday.

In a letter dated Oct. 14, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education — which awards accreditation to U.S. and Canadian medical schools — notified Dr. William Henrich, president of the health science center, of its decision. The organization first told the health science center it was considering probation after a late January site visit by a six-member committee.

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