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When Parenting and Training Coincide

Macy Foundation President Holly Humphrey discusses parental leave policies and how they help encourage a sense of belonging within clinical learning environments.
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Marking Women in Medicine Month With Cautious Optimism

Macy Foundation President Holly Humphrey discusses the importance of Women in Medicine month and her optimism for the future of women in the health professions.

New Report Calls on Health Professions Schools to Eliminate Bias and Discrimination

Recommendations from the 2020 Macy Foundation Conference: Addressing Harmful Bias and Eliminating Discrimination in Health Professions Learning Environments
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White Coat Ceremonies: Then and Now

As first-year students begin entering their respective health professions field, Macy Foundation President Holly Humphrey shares more about the history and significance of the white coat ceremony.

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Moving Student Teams Beyond the Classroom

How one institution is training first-year students to work with patients out in the community.

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Working as a Team to Improve Diagnosis

A new curriculum aims to reduce medical errors.

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Increasing Resident Autonomy in the Operating Room

An educational intervention is showing what it takes to help surgical residents practice independently.

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