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spe·cial·i·za·tion

(spe'shăl-i-zā'shŭn),
1. Professional attention limited to a particular specialty or subject area for study, research, and/or treatment.
2. Synonym(s): differentiation (1)

specialization

(spĕsh′ə-lĭ-zā′shən)
n.
Biology
a. Adaptation, as of an organ or a species, to a specific function or environment.
b. A character or feature resulting from such adaptation.

specialization

Graduate education A period of acquisition of special skills or specialty knowledge, usually in a formal educational setting, which is closed with an examination by a specialty board and a certificate of special expertise–a process known as board certification–awarded. See Board certification, Subspecialty.

spe·cial·i·za·tion

(spesh'ă-lī-zā'shŭn)
1. Professional practice limited to a particular specialty or subject area.
2. Synonym(s): differentiation (1) .

spe·cial·i·za·tion

(spesh'ă-lī-zā'shŭn)
1. Professional practice limited to a particular specialty or subject area.
2. Synonym(s): differentiation (1) .

specialization,

n the limiting of professional services to one isolated and distinct phase of dental practice.

Patient discussion about specialization

Q. Is there a special diet for FMS I heard that there is a connection between my diet and FMS- what is it? And what should I eat or not eat (that is the question ? )

A. My neighbor next door has this - he always looks so tired! I will tell him abot this link _Laura_ - thanks.

Q. Are there any special forums for parents to kids with cancer? I think my sister could really use that kind of support group of people who are going through the exact same thing they never dreamed to be.

A. But how should I tell her to go there? she acts like she doesn't need help. she says she isn't the one who needs treatment and she wouldn't want to waste time and energy on herself now- only on the kid. How do I convince her it's important?

Q. Anybody know any special cakes for diabetes patients? not just sugarless... something that was specially designed maybe...? any recipes??

A. Thank you diabetes community!!! you are good people... I invite you to try the cakes once they're ready...

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Review of the EdD Reading and Literacy specialization program is pending in AL, KS, ND, TN, and WA.
Recently Symantec enhanced its partner program in the Middle East with a new specialization that addresses both the increasing need for relevant and reliable mobility strategies and the opportunities for channel partners to benefit from this growing trend.
The Cisco Master Security Specialization is designed to recognize an elite group of resale channel partners who have invested in the most in-depth technology skills and have demonstrated success in providing services for Cisco's value-added security solutions.
A new Addictions specialization, infused with clinical mental health competencies, was added to the list of specializations in the 2009 standards.
Julie Thompson Klein's (1990) ambitious and synoptic overview of this very complex set of problems provides some hope that some of the better-known disadvantages of specialization may yet be overcome.
The time had passed when one mind could master all knowledge; and, inversely, the increasing specialization needed to deal with the bulk and diversity of new knowledge tended to fragment understanding into poorly related parts.
Numerous studies, task forces, committees and organizations have scrutinized the subject of specialization in the last 20 years, and in nearly all of them tax specialization has played a major role.
The number of possible accredited specializations can proliferate uncontrollably.
Wright (1984) further notes that, unlike rehabilitation counseling, many of these specializations, such as vocational evaluator and work adjustment specialist, do not have the benefit of years of research in areas of client needs, instructional content, and competencies on which to base a sound body of knowledge.
CDW holds all available Cisco Master Specializations - Cloud Builder, Managed Services, Security and Unified Communications.
Build and Recognize Capabilities: Cisco is dramatically simplifying its Specializations portfolio, transforming what it means for partners to have a Master Specialization, and recognizing partners industry expertise.
Symantec Specializations, which recognise partners with a proven expertise in a particular area of business, provide partners with the skills and experience required to deliver differentiated service to their customers.