This issue covers such topics as osteoporosis, nutrition, vertigo, and opioids and medical education.
Some have to do with accredited continuing medical education (CME). Attending accredited CME programs and speaking at them as faculty are excluded from reporting, said Neil Kirschner, PhD, ACP's senior ... compensation for serving as faculty or as a
On July 31, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released its report on governance and funding of graduate medical education (GME). ... These funds are divided into Direct Graduate Medical Education (DGME) and Indirect Medical Education (IME) support.
In addition, participating physicians earn low-cost continuing education credits and are able to interact with colleagues with similar interests. ... Scott said. To solve the time issue, video conferences were scheduled during lunch and included an agenda
A few years ago, Lawrence Smith, FACP, was asked for advice by a concerned group of physicians while he was dean of medical education at Mt. ... Rutecki, MD, director of medical education at Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, Ohio and a researcher
Why doesn't medical education promote more of it? ... If the data are to be believed, however, medical education doesn't always promote empathy, despite all of the recognition of its importance.
She didn't need to be rechecked in a month for a medical problem, but I knew she would want to see me soon. ... He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and was an early adopter of electronic medical records.
medical education. ... In it, two cardiologists from the Brigham and Women’s Hospital review the promise and some of the challenges of incorporating hand held ultrasonography into medical education and, more broadly, into
At this point, about 20% of medical students have debt over $200,000. ... I think that the real place to start is not necessarily in those that are out there and earning, but to align from the GME [graduate medical education].
Dr. Schumann is a general internist. His blog, GlassHospital, seeks to bring transparency to medical practice and to improve the patient experience.