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Medical education leadership opportunities

Apply for a leadership position by submitting the required documentation by the deadline.

Council on Medical Education

Membership Moves Medicine™

  • Free access to JAMA Network™ and CME
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How medical student advocacy in 2023 will reshape medicine’s future

New AMA policies will shift the course of physician training on matters such as compassionate leave. Learn how AMA member medical students led the way.

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Medical School Life
Succeeding in Medical School
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Residents and fellows have rights. Here is how to protect them.

Amid a burnout epidemic, resident and fellow physicians deserve a stronger voice to determine workplace policies that shape well-being. Learn more.

Medical Resident Wellness
Delegates at the 2023 Interim Meeting of HOD
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Most medical schools don’t have defined leave policies

To fix that, the AMA urges compassionate-leave policies at medical schools, as well as in residency programs and physician practices.

Medical Student Health
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With rural family doctors in short supply, Geisinger grows its own

Learn how Geisinger’s family medicine residency program trains doctors to care for patients in underserved areas with limited resources.

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Population Care
Health System Spotlight
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About the Council on Medical Education

See how the Council recommends educational policies to the HOD and appointments of representatives to education organizations to the Board of Trustees.

Council on Medical Education
Louito C. Edje, MD, MPHE
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Tips to implement medical education based on competence, not time

There are barriers to letting medical students and residents advance based on their competencies. Learn how medical educators are addressing them.

ChangeMedEd Initiative
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What if CME could be tailored to the patient you’re seeing next?

A pilot project is using AI to incorporate continuing professional development into day-to-day practice. Learn more with the AMA.

ChangeMedEd Initiative
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Affirmative action ends: How Supreme Court ruling impacts medical schools & the health care workforce [Podcast]

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about how the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling ending affirmative action will have a significant impact on medical education.

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Medical School Life
AMA Update Podcast