Introduction and commentary on the psychiatry milestones

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Abstract

Objective: The Psychiatry Milestones are a major change in the accreditation of residency training and evaluation of residents and programs. This introduction provides an overview of the papers in this issue describing the Psychiatry Milestones and a commentary on the process of their development. Methods: The author describes the challenges and experiences in creating the Psychiatry Milestones as a member of the Working Group and Advisory Group. Results: While there were many potential obstacles in development, the Psychiatry Milestones were created due to the efforts of all those involved. Conclusion: The inclusive and participatory process was successful and serves as a model for the implementation and further development of the Psychiatry Milestones.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)253-254
Number of pages2
JournalAcademic Psychiatry
Volume38
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2014

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Keywords

  • Accreditation
  • Competency
  • Milestone

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  • Psychiatry and Mental health
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Introduction and commentary on the psychiatry milestones. / Thomas, Christopher.

In: Academic Psychiatry, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2014, p. 253-254.

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