Screening applicants for a rural medical education program

Acad Med. 2000 Jul;75(7):773. doi: 10.1097/00001888-200007000-00028.


The goal of the Rural Medical Education (RMED) Program of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford is to train rural family physicians. This article describes the screening instrument developed by RMED to identify appropriate candidates.

MeSH terms

  • Career Choice*
  • Community Medicine / education
  • Educational Measurement
  • Humans
  • Illinois
  • Personnel Selection
  • Physicians, Family / education*
  • Rural Health Services*
  • School Admission Criteria