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The Use of Rural Health Centers as Rural Education Centers: A New Direction for Medical Education in Developing Countries

Pezhman Bagheri 1 , Hossain Faramarzi 2 and Mahdi Moshki 3 , *
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1 Department of Education and Research, Jiroft University of Medical Science, Jiroft, IR Iran
2 Department of Non-communicable Disease, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Public Health, School of Health; Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Gonabad University of Medical Science, Gonabad, IR Iran
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  • Thrita: September 6, 2013, 2 (3); 38-39
  • Published Online: August 26, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 7, 2012
  • Revised: December 24, 2012
  • Accepted: May 7, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.9032

To Cite: Bagheri P, Faramarzi H, Moshki M. The Use of Rural Health Centers as Rural Education Centers: A New Direction for Medical Education in Developing Countries, Thrita. 2013 ;2(3):38-39. doi: 10.5812/thrita.9032.

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