Today’s physician education system produces trained doctors with strong scientific underpinnings in biological and physical sciences as well as supervised practical experience in delivering care. Significant financial public support underlies the graduate-level training of the nation’s physicians. Two federal programs–Medicare and Medicaid–distribute billions each year to support teaching hospitals and other training sites that provide […]
Hundreds of graduate students [at Yale and Columbia] will not teach classes, hold review sessions or participate in research next week. The strike will be the first by Ivy League graduate students since the National Labor Relations Board ruled last year that graduate students at private colleges are students, not workers, and cannot form unions.
The Law Library presents the complete text of the Medicare Program – Medicare Graduate Medical Education Affiliation Provisions for Teaching Hospitals in Certain Emergency Situations (US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Regulation) (CMS) (2018 Edition).Updated as of May 29, 2018 This interim final rule with comment period will modify the current Graduate Medical Education […]
Graduate medical education (GME) is critical to the career development of individual physicians, to the functioning of many teaching institutions, and to the production of our physician workforce. However, recent reports have called for substantial reform of GME. The current lack of established GME outcome measures limits our ability to assess the impact of individual […]
INTRODUCTION Health sciences librarians have been involved in the education of medical residents and fellows for many years, traditionally providing orientation to library resources or refreshers on MEDLINE searching [1-4]. With the increased focus on evidence-based medicine (EBM) in residency education, health sciences librarians have found a natural partnership in teaching EBM search skills in […]
In 2001, the American Board of Pathology eliminated the credentialing year of pathology training, thus shortening the combined anatomic and clinical (AP/CP) residency from a total of 5 years to a total of 4 years. During the same time period, the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) began the Outcomes Project, which was aimed […]