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News & Commentary

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Grantee Voices

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Improving Health Professions Education to Treat Addiction: The Time Has Come

New Haven, CT

Macy Faculty Scholar Jeanette M. Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM on why addiction education should reflect the way addiction treatment is delivered.

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Grantee Voices

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Registered Nurses as Virtual Population Health Managers: Increasing Primary Care Capacity and Value

New York, NY

As a Macy Faculty Scholar, Dr. Djukic is applying her expertise in quality improvement, teamwork, and educational technologies to prepare pre-licensure nursing students for enhanced roles in primary care.

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Grantee Voices

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Training Future Pediatric Providers to See Health Beyond Our Clinic Doors

Washington, DC

Macy Faculty Scholar Ashley Darcy-Mahoney, PhD, NNP, FAAN is developing a multidisciplinary elective for nursing and medical students who want to learn about the social factors that shape health. Learn why this issue hits close to home for her and what she is doing about it.

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On The Issues

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New Academic Medicine Papers on Competency-based, Time-variable Education

New York, NY

In a new Academic Medicine supplement experts explore what it will take to transition to an education system in which students advance at their own pace, as they master a set of specific concepts and skills.

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