Academic Medicine:A Guide for Clinicians

Authors: Taylor, Robert B

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Robert B. Taylor, MD, has edited this book that introduces physicians and clinicians to an academic career in the health professions. Written from the clinician’s viewpoint, it guides readers who are considering or who have recently embarked upon such a career through the essentials. Taylor’s approach is practical and well rounded. He integrates evidence-based information from the medical literature with anecdotes from contributors noted for their success in a spectrum of disciplines at top academic medical centers. Taylor addresses the career decision-making process, job hunting, and life in academia. He also focuses on skills for success—from teaching to grant writing. Advice on clinical practice, career management, and the work/life balance is plentiful. The book dispels common myths and outlines errors to avoid. Differences in expectations and culture among teaching hospitals, medical schools, and academic medical centers are considered throughout. Sources for more information are provided as well.

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"A single-authored comprehensive … guidebook for physicians considering or embarking on a career at an academic medical center. … A broad range of topics relevant to success in academia are covered. … Recommended Readership: Physicians considering academic clinical practice (eg, residents, fellows, and private practitioners), those new to academia (junior faculty), and those who mentor and advise young physicians." (David A. Cook, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, Vol. 81 (10), October, 2006)


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Deciding on an Academic Career

    Pages 1-20

  • About an Academic Career

    Pages 21-52

  • What You Need to Know About the Academic Medical Center

    Pages 53-89

  • Finding the Academic Job You Want

    Pages 91-112

  • Basic Academic Skills: Clinical Practice, Teaching, and Scholarship

    Pages 113-141

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eBook 64,19 €
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Softcover 77,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Academic Medicine:A Guide for Clinicians
Authors
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-34450-8
DOI
10.1007/0-387-34450-0
Softcover ISBN
978-0-387-28956-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 316
Number of Illustrations
5 b/w illustrations
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