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Osteopathic Match Again Shows Family Medicine on Top

Feb 14, 2018 - Results from the 2018 American Osteopathic Association Match Day show osteopathic medical school seniors and newly minted D.O. physicians who participated in the AOA Match favor family medicine.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20180214osteomatch.html

Panelists Recommend Looking Back to Move Forward

Aug 8, 2018 - The AAFP's 2018 National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students opened Aug. 2 with a main stage event that featured a panel of health equity advocates discussing how to best address social determinants of health, reduce inequalities in health care and successfully ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20180808nc-mainstage1.html

Panelists Urge Future Family Docs to Transform Health Care

Jul 31, 2017 - Physicians at the opening event of the AAFP's 2017 National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students called on attendees to become agents of change.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20170731ncinnovation.html

PerformanceNavigator Workshop Offers New Approach to CME

Sep 1, 2015 - The AAFP will host PerformanceNavigator: Cardiometabolic Conditions on Nov. 4-6 -- the first such CME workshop that features live peer-to-peer learning and an online performance improvement component.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150901performnavigator.html

Physician Education and Development News

Nov 15, 2011 - Physician Education and Development articles including CME, graduate medical education, family medicine resident and student issues, and related stories.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development.html

Policy Brief Makes Case for Funding Teaching Health Centers

May 8, 2019 - Researchers find that family medicine residents who train in teaching health centers often practice in safety-net settings such as federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, public health clinics, institutional clinics and clinics that are part of the Indian Health Service.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20190508thcfunding.html

Preparing Primary Care Residents for Geriatric Patients

Jul 23, 2018 - Researchers at Yale University detail outcomes of a project that explored innovative ways to help primary care residents enhance their ability to care for geriatric patients.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20180723resgeriatric.html

Primary Care Organizations Fight for GME Residency Slots, Funding

Jun 29, 2012 - In an effort to ensure that primary care residency positions are not just maintained, but increased, the AAFP joined the Council of Academic Family Medicine and four other primary care organizations in highlighting their concerns regarding CMS' proposed regulation covering the inpatient...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20120629residencyslotsltr.html

Primary Care, Family Medicine Shine in 2015 Osteopathic Match

Feb 27, 2015 - Primary care and family medicine were big winners in the 2015 osteopathic match results announced recently by the American Osteopathic Association.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150227osteomatch.html

Primary Care, Family Medicine Stats Stand Out

Mar 2, 2016 - Primary care and family medicine made good showings in the 2016 American Osteopathic Association match program.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20160302aoamatch.html

Professor: Look to Residencies' Past for Primary Care's Future

Feb 19, 2016 - Solutions to the primary care shortage could benefit from a look at residency programs of the past, a medical educator suggested in a recent article.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20160219residencylessons.html

Project Is Helping Physicians Fight Immunization Pushback

Apr 9, 2012 - Primary care physicians all too frequently come face-to-face with the powerful effects of antivaccination pseudoscience during the course of patient visits -- especially when the patient is an infant or a young child. Even a trusted family physician can expect to hear questions that ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20120409vaccinesafetycurriculum.html

Proposed Legislation Would Help Physicians Re-enter Workforce

Oct 1, 2014 - The AAFP has come out in support of H.R. 5498, the Primary Care Physician Re-entry Act, because it would help ease the country's primary care physician shortage. The bill calls for the creation of a demonstration project aimed at the development of innovative programs to aid individuals...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20141001physre-entry.html

Proposed MCAT Revisions Give More Weight to Applicants' Social Sciences Knowledge, ...

Apr 11, 2011 - Preliminary recommendations for a new version of the Medical College Admission Test, or MCAT, include key changes to the content and format of the current MCAT that can help medical schools select students who are more likely to go into family medicine and primary care, say AAFP medical...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20110411mcatrev.html

Questions About CME Credit? AAFP Has Answers

Apr 23, 2019 - In this QandA, Steven Furr, M.D., chair of the AAFP's Commission on Continuing Professional Development, tackles frequently asked questions about CME and AAFP credit.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20190423aafpcme.html

Reforming GME to Train More Primary Care Physicians Will Require Enforcement

Feb 5, 2013 - A new report on an analysis conducted by the Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care and funded by the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation indicates that redistribution of graduate medical education positions to produce more primary care physicians, which was ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20130205gmereformsreport.html

Register Today for Free AAFP Webinar

Mar 6, 2015 - Register today for a free AAFP webinar aimed at helping physicians prepare their practices and employees for the Oct. 1 ICD-10 deadline.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150306icd-10webinar.html

Register Today for Midwest's First Direct Primary Care Summit

Apr 14, 2015 - Register now for the 2015 Direct Primary Care Summit coming to Kansas City, Mo., July 10-12.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150414dpcsummit.html

Report: FM Residency Diversity Can Be Fast-tracked

Mar 19, 2019 - A family physician co-author of a recent study outlined key interventions that helped one residency program quickly increase diversity despite a largely unchanged pipeline.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20190319residentdiversity.html

Reports Highlight Importance of Residency Training in Underserved Areas

Feb 18, 2015 - Two recently published research reports show why it's important to support family medicine residency training where primary care physicians are needed most.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150218gmetraining.html

Research Shines a Light on SDOH Training

Feb 4, 2019 - A review of primary care residency program curricula has found wide variations in the ways in which these programs teach residents about social determinants of health.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20190204sdohresidency.html

Researchers Ask First-year Medical Students: 'What's Important?'

Oct 9, 2013 - It's no secret to family physicians that America's medical students too often pass over family medicine and other primary care specialties when choosing a medical career. As a result, some experts predict the country could experience a shortfall of as many as 45,000 primary care ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20131009first-yr-studnt-surv.html

Researchers Calculate Medical School Production of FPs

Mar 15, 2019 - An article published in the March issue of Family Medicine identifies factors that contribute to allopathic and osteopathic institutions' output of family physicians over time.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20190315fmproduction.html

Researchers Call for Accountability in GME Funding, Outcomes

Jun 26, 2013 - New research published in Academic Medicine strengthens concerns expressed by the AAFP and others that the U.S. medical education system does not produce enough primary care physicians to support America's health care needs and that a flawed funding mechanism fuels the problem. The ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20130626gme-study.html

Researchers Call for More Resident Training in Safety-Net Settings

Nov 19, 2013 - Residents who train in safety-net settings are more likely to return to practice in a similar setting, according to new research conducted by the Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care and published in an early release of the December issue of ...

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20131119rgcsafetynetstudy.html

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