New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education volume 2018, issue 157, P77-86 2018 DOI: 10.1002/ace.20270 View full text
Catherine A. Hansman

Abstract: Health professions education (HPE) master' s degree programs characteristically offer organized, rigorous, and comprehensive approaches to developing the skills and knowledge necessary for medical and health professions education leaders to educate adult learners who may be physicians, nurses, therapists, and other medical and health professionals. Graduates of HPE master' s degree programs are highly employable as medical and health professions educators. Barrows (2000) argues for the need for HPE programs, …

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