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Medical residency changes proposed

...Massachusetts, which enjoys a 83.7 per 100,000, according to the 2013 Physician Workforce Data Book of the Association of American Medical Colleges."What you have had difficulty doing in Georgia and elsewhere is laying claim to public dollars because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-29/medical-residency-changes-pr
Georgia expands doctor pipeline

...has intensified with a growing population and an increase in the numbers of older people. According to Association of American Medical Colleges' estimates, the nation faces a shortage of more than 91,000 physicians by the year 2020. Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/georgia-expands-doctor-pipel
Medical College of Georgia class of 2014 receives hoods, readies for graduation

...pe diatrics to rehabilitative medicine.Keynote speaker Darrell Kirch, the president and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges and a former dean of MCG, talked about practitioner philosophy, stressing the importance of ethics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-08/medical-college-georgia-c
President of Association of Medical Colleges calls for more residencies

Even as U.S. medical schools expand to meet a looming shortage of physicians, a lack of new funding for residencies means hundreds are kept from becoming doctors, according to the Dr. Darrell G. Kirch.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-05-07/president-association-medica
Hefner steps down as CEO at Georgia Regents Medical Center

...million loss, and officials said they were working on a turnaround plan.Hefner joined GRU from the Association of American Medical Colleges, where he was a senior adviser after having also been a top executive in the health systems of Pennsylvania...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-29/hefner-steps-down-ceo-georgi
3 finalists to lead SC med school

...David Cole, now the chairman of surgery at MUSC; Dr. Joanne Conroy, chief health care officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges; and Dr. Ora Pescovitz. Pescovitz is the CEO of the University of Michigan Health system and executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-11/3-finalists-lead-sc-med-scho
Head injuries, PTSD often alike in military, experts say

...of a weeklong series of talks on military and veterans issues. It is part of a national effort by the Association of American Medical Colleges in support of the Joining Forces initiative begun by Michelle Obama and Jill Biden.When it comes to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-11-12/head-injuries-ptsd-often-ali
What do med students learn in the ER? Valuable lessons indeed

Emergency medicine is unique.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-11-11/what-do-med-students-learn-e
New York grabs funding for residents

...positions went to the 11 neediest states ? Georgia was considered 12th neediest and got none.The Association of American Medical Colleges has called on Congress to appropriate another $1 billion to add residency slots to help keep up with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-11-04/new-york-grabs-funding-resid
Record number of medical students but limits on future training, group says

The Association of Medical Colleges reported that the number of first year medical school students topped 20,000 for the first time at 20,055, with about half of the increase due to four new medical schools.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-24/record-number-medical-studen