Educating Enough Competent Health Professionals: Advancing Educational Innovation at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania

@inproceedings{Kaaya2012EducatingEC,
  title={Educating Enough Competent Health Professionals: Advancing Educational Innovation at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania},
  author={Ephata E. Kaaya and Sarah B. J. Macfarlane and Charles A. Mkony and Eligius F. Lyamuya and Helen Loeser and P. S. Freeman and Edward K. Kirumira and Kisali Pallangyo and Haile T. Debas},
  booktitle={PLoS medicine},
  year={2012}
}
As immediate and crushing as the health burden is for Tanzania and across Africa, health systems will not cope better without many more health professionals competent to play leading roles in meeting population needs. Thus, national and international strategies depend fundamentally on universities, and on their transformation into modern engines for change and as custodians of quality education. Tanzania suffers an extreme shortage of health workers [1]. A 2006 facility survey undertaken in… CONTINUE READING
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