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Training and Certification in Psychiatry in Developing Countries

  • Gerhard Lenz

Abstract

This study was carried out on behalf of the World Psychiatric Association with the aim of obtaining data on the number of psychiatrists working in developing countries and information about their training and certification.

Keywords

Mental Health Service Postgraduate Training Formal Examination Foreign Certification Postgraduate Training Program 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerhard Lenz
    • 1
  1. 1.Psychiatric ClinicUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria

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