Academic Health Centers

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Medical School In The United States - Academic Health Centers
... schools reside inside complex multi-purpose institutions known as academic health centers ... Academic health centers aim to educate medical students and residents, provide top quality patient care, and perform cutting-edge research ... Since medical students are educated inside academic health centers, it is impossible to separate the finances from other operations inside the center ...

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