According to some, the intern-to-junior-resident transition is the toughest one in medical education. ... The reality with graduate medical education in the era of work-hour restrictions is that we all need to find ways to buttress quality of patient
A pilot program is offering medical education to patients and to clinicians. ... In Maryland, the result was the iHOMES (Improving Health Outcomes and Medical Education for Sickle Cell Disease) network.
The Patient Centered Medical Home—The Rhode Island Experience Board of Governors Meeting, September 2008; Search Committee for Senior Vice President of Medical Education and Publishing, August 2010. ... Areas of expertise: Graduate medical education,
QD: News Every Day--iPads susceptible to hype in medical education. Taper hopes of using iPads in medical education, said one study. ... Results of the study, which was conducted by numerous ACP members and fellows at the Internal Medicine Residency of
In a big division, leaders might use categories like interest in medical education or informatics to think about their hospitalists. ... For example, as a second-year faculty member, Dr. Sharpe was invited to give a lecture to the entire first-year
Primary Care Act of 2009,âï¿ which proposes incentives to pay for care coordination and medical education. ... to attract medical students to primary care.
But incorporating a few questions, asked in the waiting room or by a medical assistant, could save the physician time over the long haul, she said. ... But all too often, these concerns are ignored or neglected for various reasons, including limited
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
Louis, managing director of the Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. ... Their findings were concerning, and somewhat counterintuitive. “Empathy declines during the course of medical
Present position: Professor of medicine, associate dean of graduate medical education, associate chairman of medicine and internal medicine residency director, Tulane University Medical Center; chief of medicine, Charity and University Hospitals.