To help relieve the burden, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) limits resident duty to 80 hours per week with a minimum of 1 day off each week, averaged ... To that end, residency programs adopt policies that separate
Alexander M. Djuricich, MD, FACP, is Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education and a Program Director in Medicine-Pediatrics at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. ... This post originally appeared at Mired in MedEd, where he
Amanda Xi, ACP Medical Student Member, is a first-year medical student at the OUWB School of Medicine, charter class of 2015, in Rochester, Mich. ... This post originally appeared at her blog, "And Thus, It Begins," which chronicles her journey through
Despite the findings, study authors were pretty moderate in their recommended actions: "Medical schools should consider.discouraging excessive drinking," they concluded.
As a medical educator, developing such schema help us teach and give a structure for the learners to remember how to diagnose a particular problem. ... Bob and da boss. He is an academic general internist at the University of Alabama School of Medicine,
As funds for graduate medical education become increasingly scarce, some of these programs will likely reduce the number of training positions they offer, or shut down altogether.
They are concerned about medical and graduate medical education and the future of internal medicine as a profession. ... ACP's presence is important to provide access to leading clinical resources and facilitate local interaction and education through
In 2009 the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) levied a requirement that residents graduate with 22 observable behaviors (milestones) designed to secure 6 core competencies: patient care, medical knowledge, ... A recent Annals
Our solace, it seems, is one of the great truisms of medical education: eventually, all bleeding stops. . ... president of the non-profit Turn the Tide Foundation; and formerly the Director of Medical Studies in Public Health at the Yale School of
One more thing to learn. As part of ACP Internist's standard profile feature, we ask physicians "What's one thing you wish you had learned in medical school?" Their answers ... But an article on Slate.com makes the argument that what's missing from