Continuous Quality Improvement for Psychiatry Residency Didactic Curricula

  • Nicole M. Benson
  • Heather S. Vestal
  • Judith A. Puckett
  • John B. Taylor
  • Charlotte Hogan
  • Felicia A. Smith
  • Scott R. Beach
Feature: Educational Case Report

Notes

Funding Information

Nicole M. Benson, MD, is supported by the Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Research Concentration Program R25MH094612-06.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

This Educational Case Report was not intended as a research project. We consulted with the Partners Healthcare IRB/Partners Human Research Committee and determined that the study did meet the criteria for a Quality Improvement project and was exempt from IRB approval.

Disclosure

On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.

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Copyright information

© Academic Psychiatry 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicole M. Benson
    • 1
  • Heather S. Vestal
    • 2
  • Judith A. Puckett
    • 1
  • John B. Taylor
    • 1
  • Charlotte Hogan
    • 1
  • Felicia A. Smith
    • 1
  • Scott R. Beach
    • 1
  1. 1.Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.McLean HospitalBelmontUSA

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