Search

  • Aspiring Doctors(11)
  • Clinical Care Delivery(12)
  • Continuing Medical Education(5)
  • Cultural Competency(7)
  • Curriculum(10)
  • Diversity(7)
  • Ethics(4)
  • Faculty(7)
  • Global Medicine(3)
  • Graduate Medical Education(45)
    Remove taxonomy filter
    Graduate Medical Education
  • Health Equity(5)
  • Health System Administration(6)
  • Innovation(6)
  • Interprofessional Education(5)
  • Leadership(10)
  • Medical Education(45)
    Remove taxonomy filter
    Medical Education
  • Military and Veterans Health(4)
  • NIH(4)
  • Patient Care(15)
  • Patient Safety(8)
  • Policy and Advocacy(10)
  • Population Health(8)
  • Professionalism(6)
  • Research(7)
  • Technology(5)
  • Undergraduate Medical Education(24)
  • Women in Medicine and Science(3)
  • Workforce(10)

Showing 1-20 of 45 Results

None
New Research Shows Shortage of More than 100,000 Doctors by 2030

Published March 14, 2017, 2:43 a.m.

The United States will face a significant shortage of physicians fueled by population growth, an increase in the number of aging Americans, and retirement of practicing doctors.

Match Day 2016: The Thrill of the Match

Published Sept. 1, 2016, 7:34 p.m.

Nearly 94 percent of U.S. MD seniors matched to residency training positions this year, but ongoing concerns remain about the number of federally funded residency positions.

None
Academic Medicine Aims to Foster More Supportive Learning Environment

Published Sept. 2, 2016, 1:26 p.m.

Medical schools and teaching hospitals are enhancing efforts to cultivate a respectful teaching environment through innovative programs and policies that address unprofessional conduct.

None
Reducing the Stigma: Faculty Speak Out About Suicide Rates Among Medical Students, Physicians

Published Sept. 2, 2016, 1:42 p.m.

Recognizing the high suicide rate among physicians, medical schools and teaching hospitals have become more focused on cultivating a learning environment that supports mental health.

None
Having the Talk: When Treatment Becomes End-of-Life Care

Published Sept. 2, 2016, 6:34 p.m.

Some physicians are uncomfortable about having end-of-life talk discussions with patients, but new teaching methods are helping medical trainees to get past the hurdles.

None
Creating a Safety Net: Preventing Physician Suicide

Published Sept. 20, 2016, 8:03 p.m.

With higher rates of suicide among physicians than in the general public, the academic medicine community must work together to create a culture of safety that encourages doctors and trainees to seek mental health treatment when facing depression, anxiety, or burnout.

None
Delivering Grave News with Empathy and Honesty

Published Oct. 17, 2016, 2:18 p.m.

Educators say medical students and residents require training in the art of communicating difficult news to patients.

None
New Focus in Medical Education on Learning to Recognize Causes of Diagnostic Errors

Published Oct. 21, 2016, 7:52 p.m.

Medical students and residents are learning strategies to prevent diagnostic errors by recognizing flawed clinical reasoning and other factors that can lead to incorrect diagnoses.

None
Medical Education Focuses on Improving Patient Handoffs

Published Dec. 12, 2016, 4:13 p.m.

With the goal of avoiding errors, many teaching hospitals now include strategies for improving communication during patient handoffs for residents in training.

None
New Guide Offers Best Practices for Residency Interviewers

Published Jan. 9, 2017, 8:12 p.m.

The formal interview is essential in ranking residency applicants. AAMC now offers a guide to help interviewers vet candidates more effectively within a short exchange.

Viewpoint: Reducing Stress, Burnout in the Medical Community

Published Aug. 31, 2016, 2:24 p.m.

Leaders at medical schools and teaching hospitals must come together to inspire cultural change and make stress management and mental wellness a priority in academic medicine.

None
Say That Again? Teaching Physicians About Plain Language

Published Oct. 11, 2016, 1:31 p.m.

The majority of Americans do not have adequate health literacy to comprehend information routinely encountered in a health care setting. It’s up to physicians to explain things clearly.

None
Priming the Medical School Pipeline: Schools Reach Out to Teens in Minority and Underserved Communities

Published Sept. 6, 2016, 1:35 p.m.

More medical schools are offering programs to encourage and prepare teens from underrepresented groups to pursue careers in health care, with the hope they will return to their home communities to practice.

None
Teamwork: The Heart of Health Care

Published Sept. 6, 2016, 1:17 p.m.

Dysfunctional health care teams are less collaborative and productive. What are the ingredients needed to create high-functioning teams that produce better outcomes and medical training models?

Graduate Medical Education: An Investment in Our Future

Published Sept. 9, 2016, 2:51 p.m.

Strong residency training programs will improve patient care and research now and in the future.

AAMC Statement on President Trump’s Revised Executive Order on Immigration

Published March 6, 2017, 6:08 p.m.

AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, MD, issued a statement regarding President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration.

AAMC Statement on ACGME Common Program Requirements

Published March 10, 2017, 2:20 p.m.

AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, MD, issued the following statement about the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Common Program Requirements Section VI to which all ACGME-accredited residency programs must adhere:

Creating Learning Environments That Promote Physician Resilience

Published March 13, 2017, 7 p.m.

The high-quality learning experience outlined in the updated AAMC compacts can help address the crisis of burnout and improve resiliency in future physicians and scientists.

Integrating Patient Safety Lessons into Residency Training

Published Sept. 2, 2016, 4:02 p.m.

With more than 400,000 deaths linked to medical errors annually, medical schools and teaching hospitals are informing the next generation of physicians about patient safety and quality improvement.

Interprofessional Learning Prepares Students for Team-Based Practice

Published Sept. 2, 2016, 6:07 p.m.

Innovative programs in interprofessional collaboration are popping up at medical and health professions schools nationwide, preparing students for team-based practice.

Didn't find what you are looking for? Search AAMC.org