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  1. Specialty competencies for residents in Aerospace Medicine.

    Article - En anglais


    The American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM), with sponsorship from the Health Resources Administration (HRSA), has published core competencies that are common to all preventive medicine residencies-aerospace medicine (ASM), occupational medicine (OM), and general preventive medicine/public health (GPM/PH).

    Further development of specialty area competencies for ASM residents was addressed by a working group comprised of representatives from each of the four ASM residency programs.


    Representatives from the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright State University, University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston, and the Naval Operational Medicine Institute convened to develop a set of broad competency statements for ASM residents that would encompass the breadth of ASM residency training as it is currently provided in the U.S. Results : A listing of six ASM resident competencies, with supporting skill sets, are presented.

    In combination with the ACPM cor competencies, the ASM resident competencies represent a refocusing of educational objectives on skills attainment.


    The ASM residerit competencies identify the capabilities of graduating ASM residents as distinct from OM and GPM/PH residents.

    At the same time, they are broad enough to permit specific areas of emphasis (e.g., military, civil, or space) to be pursued within the various ASM residencies. (...)

    Mots-clés Pascal : Médecine aérospatiale, Médecine préventive, Education santé, Médecine travail, Spécialité médicale, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Space medicine, Preventive medicine, Health education, Occupational medicine, Medical specialty, United States, North America, America, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 99-0317089

    Code Inist : 002B29C02. Création : 16/11/1999.