Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Improving health by advancing the education and training of health professionals.

Promoting Diversity, Equity, and Belonging Increasing Collaboration Among Future Health Professionals Preparing Future Health Professionals to Navigate Ethical Dilemmas Learn more about our priorities

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We support the careers of promising educational innovators in medicine and nursing.

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Our Grantees

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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News

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Clinical Learning that Overcomes Pandemic Barriers

2019 Macy Faculty Scholar, Amanda Kirkpatrick, PhD, RN, shares more about how online education programs can help health care professionals overcome physical distancing barriers to provide the best, safest patient care...

Announcing the 2020 Macy Faculty Scholars!

We are delighted to announce our tenth class of Macy Faculty Scholars!
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The COVID-19 Pandemic: Time to Catalyze a Collaborative Revolution in Health Professions Education

Holly J. Humphrey shares more about the Macy Foundation's new strategic plan and how to make collaboration a permanent feature of clinical learning environments.
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Racial Justice: An Essential Element of Health Professions Curriculum

2019 Macy Faculty Scholar, Richard E. Greene, MD, MHPE, shares more about his work as Director of Health Disparities Education at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and how racial disparities are an essential part of...