The last 30 years have seen the growth of a community of practice in rural health professions education that crosses specialty and other professional boundaries to share best practices, provide mutual encouragement and conduct collaborative research. To see a list of the seminal articles in rural health professions education and training please click here.

Join a community of rural educators in the health professions in one of the following ways:

Organic place-based education

The RTT Collaborative promotes an organic place-based approach to curriculum development based upon the assets of a rural community, rooted in the fertile soil of clinical practice and embedded in rural community life.

Download PDF: Curriculum Design for Rural Programs

Other curricular resources

Program Director and Coordinator Toolbox

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