Row over medical student selection: Read medical dean’s comments in full
The mental health of doctors is one of the biggest issues in medicine.
Last week, Professor Richard Murray, president of Medical Deans ANZ, triggered debate when he suggested changing the way medical students are selected (see article).
Here we speak to Professor Murray in more depth about his views on the issue.
The way that medical students have traditionally been chosen has been too narrow, with a tendency to select on the basis of academic achievement