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Educating a New Generation of Doctors to Improve the Health of Populations in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

  • Francesca Celletti mail,

    cellettif@who.int

    Affiliation: Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Teri A. Reynolds,

    Affiliation: Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, and Department of Emergency Medicine and Division of Global Health, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Anna Wright,

    Affiliation: Independent Contributor, London, United Kingdom

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  • Aaron Stoertz,

    Affiliation: Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Manuel Dayrit

    Affiliation: Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Published: October 18, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001108

About the Authors

Francesca Celletti, Manuel Dayrit
Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Teri A. Reynolds
Department of Human Resources for Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, and Department of Emergency Medicine and Division of Global Health, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Anna Wright
Independent Contributor, London, United Kingdom
Aaron Stoertz
Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: cellettif@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: FC AW AS MD. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: FC AW AS TR. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: FC AW AS TR MD. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: FC AW AS TR MD.