In My Opinion| Volume 19, ISSUE 3, 104546, March 2023

Teaching Consideration: Calling Clinical Practice Experts

Published:February 10, 2023DOI:
      As a nurse practitioner (NP) student, I remember asking my only physician preceptor, widely respected, why he accepted NP students knowing he did not receive monetary compensation. He responded with his own question: “What is the first-line treatment for polycystic ovarian syndrome?” “Weight loss,” I answered. He smiled and said, “That’s why. Most residents I ask say metformin.”
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      Jayne Jennings Dunlap, DNP, FNP-BC, is an assistant professor at Texas Woman's University Houston Center, Houston, TX. Dr. Dunlap can be contacted at [email protected]