The geographical origins and destinations of medical graduates in Quebec, 1834-1939

G Weisz
1986 Histoire sociale / Social History  
An analysis of the recruitment markets of Quebec's medical schools during the 19th and 20th centuries indicates that each institution was unique in fulfilling the needs of its particular constituency. In comparing and contrasting the various schools, Professor Weisz emphasizes the roles assumed by McGill as part of the network of elite North American Universities and that of Laval as the supplier of doctors for general practice in rural Quebec. Une analyse des marches du recrutement des ecoles
more » ... utement des ecoles medicales du Quebec au.x XIX' et XX' siecles indique que chaque institution etait unique parce qu' elle repondait au.x besoins de son environnement particulier. En faisant une analyse comparative des dijferentes ecoles, le professeur Weisz met /'accent sur les roles qu'assumaient McGill dans le reseau d' elite des universires en Amerique du Nord tandis que Laval fournissait les medecins pour Ia pratique generate dans les regions rurales du Quebec.
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