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Postgraduate medical education in the UK has gone through a maelstrom of change in the last 20 years; many components have disadvantaged clinical academic training in particular. In this article we summarise some of the changes and describe the advantages of the creation of a dedicated clinical academic graduate school as a response to these changes. © Royal College of Physicians 2014. All rights reserved.

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Clinical Medicine, Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of London

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