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

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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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News

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Addressing the Next Patient Safety Emergency: Health Inequity

Social Medicine Consortium co-founder and Harvard Medical School assistant professor, Michelle Morse, MD, MPH, spoke to us about the importance of social medicine, its connection to health equity, and what medical...
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Why Unifying Interprofessional Education with Interprofessional Care Is A Worthy Goal

Interprofessional education thrives when faculty and students from various disciplines see the same patients together at the same time in the same place.

Announcing the 2019 Macy Faculty Scholars!

We are delighted to announce our ninth class of Macy Faculty Scholars!
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Residency Programs Help New Interns Navigate the Road Ahead

Ask any new medical intern what worries them most about beginning their residency, and they will undoubtedly tell you two things. They fear unintentionally hurting a patient and worry about losing their humanity. The...