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From The President

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A Message to First-Year Medical Students

New York, NY

Last month Macy President Dr. George E. Thibault spoke at Maine Medical Center to welcome its new class of students, outlining six areas of needed reform in how we train the next generation of providers.

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Foundation Updates

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Web Conference Recording: Achieving Competency-Based Time Variable Health Professions Education

New York, NY

On October 5, the Macy Foundation hosted a web conference to discuss new recommendations on achieving competency-based, time variable health professions education.

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Grantee Voices

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Managing Implicit Bias for Better Health Outcomes

Bronx, NY

Cristina M. Gonzalez, MD, MEd, of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, discusses how implicit bias sometimes plays into medical decision-making and how health professions education can manage its impact.

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The Future of Palliative Care Education

San Francisco, CA

DorAnne Donesky, PhD, ANP-BC, ACHPN, of University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, shares what it takes to develop an interprofessional center for palliative care education.

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