Social media as an advantage in medical education. At a recent AAMC meeting, Alex Djuricich, MD, FACP, (@MedPedsDoctor), Terry Kind, MD, (@Kind4Kids), and I presented a workshop that dealt with using ... Social Media/Twitter in our roles as medical
One of the important goals of ACPNet is to bring continuing medical education into the clinic and support the learning process in the patient-centered medical home (PCMH).
Massive online medical education coming to medical informatics. A few months ago, I wrote a post about the new development of massive open online courses (MOOCs) and what disruptive innovation they ... Nonetheless, it will be interesting to see the
However, physicians' reliance on the physical exam has waned as other diagnostic tools have matured, said Davoren Chick, MD, FACP, ACP's Senior Vice President of Medical Education. ... published in October 2017 by BMC Medical Education.
Amanda Xi is a first-year medical student at the OUWB School of Medicine, charter class of 2015, in Rochester, Mich. ... This post originally appeared at her blog, "And Thus, It Begins," which chronicles her journey through medical training from day 1 of
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
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.
Nothing about this seemed to be a diagnostic conundrum. And that was a relief considering it had already been a long morning of medical mysteries. ... Hallelujah for bread-and-butter medical problems. We gave him IV diuretics to get fluid off.
Following the repeal of the sustainable growth rate, ACP seeks to secure its future through other legislative and regulatory goals, including physician payment reform, graduate medical education, and primary care workforce ... and to strategically
The first book in the series, to be published in 2010, will be a collection of vignettes about unforgettable moments in medical education, described by teachers or learners. ... chronic care model and to implement quality improvement plans in a medical