Attributes contributing to the development of professionalism as described by dietetics students

  • Nico Nortje
Keywords: attributes, ethics education, healthcare education, professionalism, undergraduate medical students

Abstract

Internationally there is a renewed interest in professionalism and how to cultivate this among students. This study identifies and discusses the main attributes students view as important to develop professionalism. It is postulated that some important additions should be made to ethics programmes in order to enhance professionalism with students.

Keywords: attributes, ethics education, healthcare education, professionalism, undergraduate medical students

Published
2017-03-31
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 2078-6204
print ISSN: 2078-6190