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A 3-year M.D.?

Published: Sep 30th, 2013

Last week’s New England Journal of Medicine had some interesting perspectives on undergraduate medical education.  As you may know, some schools have implemented and others are looking at developing 3-year […]

The Future of Academic Health Centers

Published: Sep 12th, 2013

In this week’s New England Journal of Medicine, there is a very illuminating editorial entitled “Transforming Academic Health Centers for an Uncertain Future.”  You can read that article by clicking on […]

ACGME Proposes New Common Standard That Will Change Eligibility Requirements

Published: Aug 26th, 2013

Here is important news for all program directors and for our colleagues who have graduated from an Osteopathic School, an Osteopathic Residency Program, or a non-LCME accredited medical school (i.e. all […]

Impaired Physicians Wednesdays Webinar

Impaired Physicians Wednesdays Webinar

Published: Aug 13th, 2013

  UF Health Florida Recovery Center University of Florida College of Medicine FRC Wednesdays at Noon: Addiction Medicine Conference-WEBCAST The Impaired Physician Watch Live, Click Here   http://psychiatry.ufl.edu/education/addiction-medicine-cme-program/frc-wednesdays-at-noon-archive/  

Graduate Medical Education Training Slots versus #U.S. Medical Graduates

Published: Jul 29th, 2013

Sobering reading from the New England Journal of Medicine…… Given enrollment growth, it may soon be impossible for all graduates of U.S. medical and osteopathic colleges to secure GME slots […]

Accreditation of Osteopathic GME Programs – Program Directors Please READ

Published: Jul 23rd, 2013

ACGME CEO Thomas Nasca, MD, MACP has written a letter updating the community on the outcome of negotiations to create a single accreditation system for graduate medical education in the […]

What does the Public Think or Know about Housestaff Duty Hours?

Published: Jul 9th, 2013

Ever wonder what the public knows or thinks about ACGME duty hour rules?  Courtesy of Carolyn Stalvey from the Department of Medicine, we might gain a little insight into this […]

UF Program Director Receives Prestigious Award

UF Program Director Receives Prestigious Award

Published: Apr 10th, 2013

  The Walter W. Tunnessen, Jr. MD Award for the Advancement of Pediatric Resident Education honors a Program Director or Associate Program Director (past or present) for extraordinary or innovative […]

Military Medicine Day

Military Medicine Day

Published: Mar 20th, 2013

On Thursday, April 11, 2013, the U.S. Army Forward Surgical Team will host a display of an actual deployable surgical suite.  This event will be held at the UF Reitz […]

What Do You Think of the New Duty Hour Rules (implemented July, 2011)?

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

A perspective published in this weeks New England Journal of Medicine surveyed program directors in internal medicine and surgery and asked about the impact of the duty hour changes implemented […]