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Who is Abraham Flexner?
Abraham Flexner was an American educator. His Flexner Report, published in 1910, reformed medical education in the United States. He also helped found the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.
- born on (149 years ago) in Louisville
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Writer
- died on (56 years ago)
- buried in Cave Hill Cemetery
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The Kentucky Encyclopedia (2015)
by John E. Kleber
Abraham Flexner, an educational reformer whose 1910 report critical of medical schools in the United States and Canada helped modernize medical education, was born in Louisville, on November ...
by John Krige, Dominique Pestre
funded Abraham Flexner (the younger brother of Simon), 2 man with great experience of education in America and Europe (although not himself medically qualified), to conduct an investigation into American medical education. The famous ...
Second Edition by Kenneth T. Jackson, Lisa Keller, Nancy Flood
Thomas Neville Bonner, Iconoclast: Abraham Flexner and a Life in Learning ( Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002) Allen J. Share Floating Hospital. Waterborne hospital established in 1866. It operated only during the warmer ...
by Helmut K. Anheier, Stefan Toepler
Abraham Flexner was born on November 13, 1866 in Louisville, Kentucky (United States) to parents who ...
by Kevin White
FLEXNER REPORT Abraham Flexner (1866–1959) revolutionized the structure ...
Volume 24: Race by Thomas C. Holt, Laurie B. Green, Charles Reagan Wilson
In 1909, in a major step toward regulating medical education and creating national standards, Abraham Flexner was commissioned by the Carnegie Foundation to make a tour of medical colleges in the United States and Canada to evaluate ...
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