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New Academy Professorship honors medical education icon

Boston, MA

Dean for Medical Education Edward M. Hundert, MD ’84, announced April 6 that the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, which is the only national foundation dedicated solely to improving the education of health professionals, has established the George E. Thibault Academy Professorship at Harvard Medical School

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After A Decade, George E. Thibault, MD to Step Down as President of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

New York, NY

After 10 years at the helm, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation President George E. Thibault, MD announced today that he will step down at the end of June 2018.

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MACY LAUNCHES SIX-REGION SERIES TO ILLUMINATE INNOVATIONS IN DOCTOR TRAINING ACROSS THE NATION

New York, NY

Amid calls for reform in the way new doctors are trained, the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation today announced the launch of the Macy Regional Conferences on Innovations in GME.

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IOM Report on GME Affirms Continuation of Medicare Funding; Recommends More Public Accountability

New York, NY

The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation welcomes the IOM’s call for a more publically accountable graduate medical education enterprise in its report, Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation’s Health Needs.

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