Despite medical education's shift toward competency-based assessment of trainees, diagnosis is largely taught the same way it always was, said Andrew P. ... A group of experts from various medical education organizations, including ACP, the Association
During one of these sessions, I had an encounter with a patient that emphasized to me the vital role of clinical experience in medical education and significantly altered my perception of ... Mr. Murphy is now a second-year medical student at the
The attending should not overestimate how much upper-level learners know. The nature of graduate medical education is that learning opportunities (patients) present randomly. ... Teaching in the Hospital” is edited by Jeff Wiese, FACP, professor of
And speaking of medical education, our Student Hospitalist column humorously examines the way loved ones confer the role of personal physician to aspiring doctors the minute they get accepted into medical ... Read on to discover how one medical student
Analyzing medical truisms can help us understand how medicine has progressed over time. ... Willius FA. “Aphorisms of Dr. Charles Horace Mayo and Dr. William James Mayo.” Rochester, Minn: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 1997.
For many decades, good physicians have been viewed, both within and outside the medical community, as those with the most encyclopedic knowledge. ... the very spirit of continuing medical education.
What's actually happening in residency education with our interns, in this new era of EMR and duty-hours restrictions? ... What we want is for [leaders in medical education] to decide “Is this what we actually want from our residency training
Moriates, adding that the school welcomed its first class of 50 medical students last July. ... We're trying to weave it throughout all four years of the medical school curriculum.
in areas of hospitalist practice such as patient care, quality improvement, and medical education. ... Taking on the role of program director, he managed the application process for Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education approval, helped
FutureDocs, her own blog, covers medical education news and policy, as well as career advising. ... Last month, I was a speaker for the American Medical Student Association on their patient safety webinar.