19th January 2018, Volume 131 Number 1468

Ibrahim S Al-Busaidi

Physician-scientists are defined as individuals who combine clinical practice with biomedical research. By virtue of their integrated experiences in clinical practice and biomedical research, physician-scientists are well positioned to advance…

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Ibrahim Saleh Al-Busaidi, Medical Registrar, Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch.


The author would like to thank Dr Susan Vendeland for reviewing prior drafts of this manuscript.


Ibrahim S Al-Busaidi, Canterbury District Health Board, 2 Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch, Canterbury 8011.

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