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
The problem-oriented approach is not just a byproduct of the payment system, though, it is at the very core of medical education.
Some of the competencies that need to be demonstrated through an internal medicine residency from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) include synthesizing information, treating complex patients, and managing ... The immediate
Genomics education should be integrated into existing paradigms for teaching about health and disease, because the intersection of the patient-centered medical home and genomics requires primary care physicians and specialists ... The June 5, 2009 issue
This issue covers patients who record physician visits, early interventions for hepatitis B, and the use of standardized patients in medical education. ... Standardized patients have been part of medical education for 55 years, but advances in training
She graduated from the University of Michigan before attending medical school at Michigan State University. ... Dr. Schumann is a general internist. His blog, GlassHospital, seeks to bring transparency to medical practice and to improve the patient
Dr. Curtin graduated from Canisius College (Buffalo) and the University of Buffalo Medical School. ... Dr. Curtin later became the director of medical education and then chairman of the department of medicine at the Washington Hospital Center.
You're in medical school, right?". I stopped in my tracks and turned my attention toward him. ... But never did I imagine that as a first year medical student, an acquaintance would turn to me for advice.
Using GoAnimate to create case scenarios. Case scenarios are critical in medical education. ... Summary of advantages of animated videos for medical education:. 1) Relatively easy to create.
Thus they all progress more or less gradually in the direction of what was once called chronic bronchitis and emphysema before I entered medical school. ... Shortly before my medical education began, someone decided that "COPD" was a better