Big cities and bright lights: rural- and northern-trained physicians in urban practice.

@article{Pong2007BigCA,
  title={Big cities and bright lights: rural- and northern-trained physicians in urban practice.},
  author={Raymond W. Pong and Benjamin T. B. Chan and Tom Crichton and James Goertzen and William McCready and Jim Rourke},
  journal={Canadian journal of rural medicine : the official journal of the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada = Journal canadien de la medecine rurale : le journal officiel de la Societe de medecine rurale du Canada},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={153-60}
}
INTRODUCTION Rural medical education is increasing in popularity in Canada. This study examines why some family physicians who completed their residency training in northern Ontario decided to practise in urban centres. METHODS We used a qualitative research method. We interviewed 14 graduates of the Family Medicine North program and the Northeastern… CONTINUE READING