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2008-09-13 03:00:25

By DiPiro, Joseph Pharmacy needs an Abraham Flexner for the 21st century to remind us of the standards that are most important to pharmacy education. Every pharmacy academician should know about Abraham Flexner and the "Flexner Report" published in 1910 that was a critical evaluation of colleges of medicine.1 The report challenged the existence of substandard medical schools and resulted in the closing of many of them over the next 20-30 years. Most of Flexner's standards and expectations...

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