Improving Environments for Learning in the Health Professions

David M. Irby, PhD, chaired the April 2018 Macy Conference whose proceedings are recorded in this report, Improving Environments for Learning in the Health Professions.
Read Conference Summary: Improving Environments for Learning in the Health Professions

In April 2018, the Macy Foundation hosted a conference to identify the elements of optimal health professions learning environments and recommend actions needed to better align them with patient needs and societal...

Read Special Report of the President

In a new special report Macy looks back at ten years of progress and accomplishments, and spotlights the people and ideas that will continue to bring about change in health professions education reform.

Read Registered Nurses: Partners in Transforming Primary Care

Thomas Bodenheimer, MD, MPH and Diana Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN co-chaired the June 2016 conference whose proceedings are recorded in this report, Registered Nurses: Partners in Transforming Primary Care.

Read Innovations in Graduate Medical Education: Aligning Residency Training with Changing Societal Needs

The report spotlights innovations and promising new approaches to the content and financing of GME from across the country. The report captures highlights from the Macy Regional Conferences on Innovations in GME, a...

Read Medical School Expansion in the 21st Century: Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

Michael Whitcomb and Douglas Wood document the motivating factors, major challenges, and planning strategies for the 11 new osteopathic medical schools that have opened since 2003.