The medical education system in the U.S. has not kept pace with both the speed of travel—in other words, the Ebola virus can be here in 24 hours—and ... Charlotte Huff is a freelance writer in Fort Worth, Texas. Physicians interested in global
internal medicine residency programs during the 2015-2016 academic year. The programs were randomly assigned to follow the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)'s standard 2011 duty-hour policies ... They stratified patients by
Current titles: Associate residency program director for internal medicine residents and director of inpatient services for graduate medical education, St. ... As co-chair of the Medical Education Task Force for the American College of Physician
Additional phases of the initiative may include patient education materials and curricula for medical students and residents. ... of medical education and publishing.
Medical schools and continuing medical education providers should incorporate climate change-related coursework into curricula.
In 2012, the SHM education committee created a task force to update the core competencies and design the revision process itself for future iterations, Dr. ... directors, medical school clerkship directors, or hospital medicine fellowship directors,
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) set similar nationwide standards in 2003 and further refined and updated them in 2011. ... Journal of Graduate Medical Education.
indirect medical education (IME) adjustment developed to compensate teaching hospitals for the higher costs associated with teaching. ... The paper, “Financing U.S. Graduate Medical Education,” was published in Annals of Internal Medicine on May 3.
I teach by anecdote. In the context of medical education, anecdotes may be highly compelling and entertaining, but perhaps not always accurate. ... I rely on my anecdotes. Years of students have heard of my medical misadventures.
A law enacted by the California state legislature in 2006 requires that all continuing medical education courses include curriculum on cultural and linguistic competency. ... New Jersey and Washington have also passed laws requiring cultural medical