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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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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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Thank you to our Health Professions Faculty and Their Trainees

We at the Macy Foundation send our thoughts and deepest thanks to all involved in caring for our nation’s patients and all who have responsibility for educating and training the next generation of health professionals...

Macy Foundation Announces New Strategic Funding Priorities

The only national foundation focused on health professions education outlines a 10-year strategic plan to bring bold new changes to the training of future health professionals
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Teaching to Transform

Michael Westerhaus, MD, MA, 2019 Macy Faculty Scholar, shares how he is working to deepen our understanding of how teaching social medicine transforms teachers, students, and communities.

Call for Papers for Special Journal Supplement

The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation invites submissions of original research papers and case studies related to the topic of Addressing Bias and Reducing Discrimination in Health Professions Learning Environments for...