Academic medicine traditionally includes three principal pursuits, i.e., educating doctors and biomedical scientists, discovering the causes and cures of illness, and using knowledge to improve patient care. Teaching, research, and service are the triad of academic medicine (Fig. 2.1). It has also been described as ‘the capacity of the system for health and health care to think, study, research, discover, evaluate, innovate, teach, learn, and improve’ .
|Title of host publication||How to Practice Academic Medicine and Publish from Developing Countries? A Practical Guide|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2021|