How much a resident knows is no longer the most accurate way to assess the person in an era of students who grew up getting their information in a digital world.
We all appreciate that studying and learning are lifetime essentials for being a good physician.
A few months ago, I wrote a post about the new development of massive open online courses (MOOCs) and what disruptive innovation they might...
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The election of Officers and Regents has been completed.
An important and emerging need for medical students is developing the ability to apply knowledge and use it to determine the correct diagnoses for individual patients. Diagnostic reasoning has only recently begun to be specifically taught in medical
Medical students are using electronic health records to virtually follow up on patients' outcomes. While it's meant as a way of improving care and learning, it can be interpreted as a violation of patient privacy.
The current system and critical elements of undergraduate and graduate medical education are in need of serious financial and structural reform.
The Governance Committee of the American College of Physicians places in nomination its candidates.
Sickle cell patients who survive into adulthood are falling into a gap in care as they leave a pediatric practice and don't enter an adult one. A pilot program is offering medical education to patients and to clinicians.