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  1. The entity of interest here is the IssuedCredential.  It is a relationship between a Person and a Credential.  The Credential entity is generic, as in "Board Certified in Neurology."  The IssuedCredential is specific, as in "Person x was credentialed as Board Certified in Neurology in 2017"
  2. The Credential may have a type of License or Certificate.
  3. This model is similar to the Award Model.

Ontology Diagram Legend
Dark blue – the entity being modeled

Light blue – entities dependent on the entity being modeled. These will typically be created along with the entity being modeled, and should be removed if the entity being modeled is removed.

Green  – independent entities. These typically pre-exist in your VIVO when adding the entity being modeled. These should not be removed if the entity being modeled is removed.


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