Stein REK, Jessop DJ, Ireys HT (Eds.). rev. 1984. Conference report: Education of pediatricians for the ongoing care of children with special health care needs, July 26-28, 1983. New York, NY: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 45 pp.
Annotation: This report describes the organization, structure and objectives of the conference on educating pediatricians in the care of children with special health needs. The conference was organized into small group sessions dealing with the following topics: roles of the pediatrician in the care of children with special needs, skills needed for executing identified roles, how current medical education fosters and obstructs the development of needed skills, enhancing the preparation of pediatricians for the care of children with special health needs, and a discussion about what changes need to be made to educational programs. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]
Contact: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, Telephone: (718) 741-2462 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web Site: http://www.aecom.yu.edu/pediatrics/page.aspx?ID=4154
Keywords: Children with special health care needs, Conferences, Educational programs, Medical education, Pediatricians, Professional training, Reports