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Advances in Skin & Wound Care: November 2007 - Volume 20 - Issue 11 - p 581
doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000284941.25083.54
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New Master's Program Established

The University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has established a new program for a master of science degree in community health (prevention and wound care), awarding the credential MScCM. The flex-time program is built on the format of the university's current wound care course. Applicants with a degree can apply to the school of graduate studies.

Three compulsory full courses are offered: International Interprofessional Wound Care Course, Teaching and Learning Course, and Public Health Science: Introduction, How to Change Systems. All students are required to take at least 1 practicum (160 hours of approved clinical program or equivalent). A second practicum is recommended, and each practicum is the equivalent of 0.5 course equivalent. Approved electives account for the remaining 1 to 1.5 full-course equivalents.

For more information, e-mail [email protected], or call 416-323-6400, ext 4608.

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