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News & Commentary

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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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Grantee Voices

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Improving the Maternity Care Workforce through Interprofessional Education

Minneapolis, MN

“Increasing the maternity care workforce to reduce shortages and planning for the future by working together while providing the best care to women and their families is a goal everyone can get on board with.”

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Grantee Voices

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Lessons Learned: Building a Competency-Based Medical Education Pilot

New York, NY

“The road to this point has been both fun and at times challenging. For the learners in the program and the many faculty who have participated, they would argue the journey is well worth it.”

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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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