Global Needs and Barriers for Medical Research Education: Initiatives to Solve the Physician-Scientist Shortage


  • Marc R. Schneider Medical University of Varna
  • Abdelrahman M. Makram School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom; Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, October 6 University Hospital, Giza, Egypt.
  • Esther Bassey University of Uyo, Nigeria.
  • Mihnea-Alexandru Găman Faculty of Medicine, "Carol Davila" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania & Department of Hematology, Centre of Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, Bucharest, Romania.
  • Ciara Egan Medical Student, Humanitas University, Humanitas Research Hospital, Milan, Italy. Deputy Editor, IJMS.
  • Juan C. Puyana MD, FRCSC, FACS, FACCP. School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Professor of Surgery, Critical Care Medicine, and Clinical Translational Science, Director for Global Health-Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States. Editorial Board Member, IJMS
  • Francisco J. Bonilla-Escobar MD, MSc, PhD(c), Department of Ophtalmology; Institute for Clinical Research Education (ICRE), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States. Fundación Somos Ciencia al Servicio de la Comunidad, Fundación SCISCO/Science to Serve the Community Foundation, SCISCO Foundation, Cali Colombia. Grupo de investigación en Visión y Salud Ocular, VISOC, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia. Editor in Chief, IJMS



Medical student, Medical education, Research, Physician-Scientist, Barriers


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How to Cite

Schneider, M. R., Makram, A. M., Bassey, E., Găman, M.-A., Egan, C., Puyana, J. C., & Bonilla-Escobar, F. J. (2023). Global Needs and Barriers for Medical Research Education: Initiatives to Solve the Physician-Scientist Shortage. International Journal of Medical Students, 11(1), 9–12.




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