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The Kentucky plan: an innovative approach to professional doctoral education in public health.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11764846     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.) degree is designed to prepare graduates for the highest levels of leadership in public health related careers in both public and private settings. The Kentucky School of Public Health has developed an innovative generalist professional degree program offering an extensive battery of courses based on the body of professional public health knowledge. The degree includes extensive supervised field experience as part of the academic training, linking theory with practice. Issues related to professional degrees, curriculum, accreditation and certification, admission, evaluation, plans for institutional cooperation, and demand are addressed.
J M Lee; F D Scutchfield
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of health administration education     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0735-6722     ISO Abbreviation:  J Health Adm Educ     Publication Date:  2001  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-12-17     Completed Date:  2002-01-29     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8403840     Medline TA:  J Health Adm Educ     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  375-92     Citation Subset:  H    
Kentucky School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Education, Graduate / organization & administration*,  trends
Health Services Administration*
Models, Educational*
Organizational Innovation
Program Development
Schools, Public Health

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