New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education volume 2018, issue 157, P87-95 2018 DOI: 10.1002/ace.20271 View full text
Dario M. Torre, Steven J. Durning

Abstract: Practicing medicine is both exciting and challenging. Making decisions that impact a person' s health is a great honor and a privilege. Career challenges for physicians include working in increasingly complex health-care systems, emerging technology that can help (or hinder) care (e.g., electronic health records), increasing time pressures, as well as an ever-growing scientific knowledge base for making diagnoses and treatment decisions. There is a clear interdependence between education and health, centered …

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