Health Econ Rev 2021 Jun 9;11(1):20. Epub 2021 Jun 9.
Professor of Rural Health, and Founding Dean Emeritus, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, 935 Ramsey Lake Road, Greater Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6, Canada.
Background: Medical schools with distributed or regional programs encourage people to live, work, and learn in communities that may be economically challenged. Local spending by the program, staff, teachers, and students has a local economic impact. Although the economic impact of DME has been estimated for nations and sub-national regions, the community-specific impact is often unknown. Read More