Access to Abortion Training Important to Ob/Gyn Residency Applicants Post-Roe
(MedPage Today) -- SAN FRANCISCO -- Access to abortion training was an important consideration among those applying to ob/gyn residency in the match cycle after the Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization Supreme Court decision -- which... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - May 21, 2024 Category: American Health Source Type: news

From Resident to Academic Attending: The Challenges Ahead
(MedPage Today) -- I transitioned to attending status immediately after I completed my residency. One day, I was chief resident. The next day, I was an attending physician -- at the same academic center. Transitioning from a resident to an attending... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - May 21, 2024 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Becoming a doctor: Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine students graduate in Arizona
Forty-seven medical students graduated from Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Monday, May 20. They join more than 55 other Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine students in Florida and Minnesota graduating on those campuses throughout May. These students persevered through the pandemic, learning healthcare at the height of nationwide lockdowns and worldwide uncertainty. These students will move on to residencies at Mayo Clinic and across the country, helping ease the physician shortage and becoming future… (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 21, 2024 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

‘David Zwirner: 30 Years’ Exhibit Kicks Off in LA
Montblanc pops up on Rodeo Drive, David Zwirner celebrates 30 years at the gallery’s L.A. flagship, the Houston brothers open an oyster and champagne bar in DTLA and Adeela Crown launches a Waldorf Astoria spa residency. Source: Cult Gaia Cult Gaia and Thierry Lasry come together for an eyewear…#montblanc #rodeodrive #davidzwirner #houston #dtla #adeelacrown #waldorfastoria #thierrylasry #cultgaia #sainttropez (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kettering Health to creates first neurologic physical therapy residency program in Dayton
A grant for expanding access to neurological disorder care was awarded to a major healthcare chain in the Dayton area. find out who is eligible for the program. (Source: Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 17, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Benjamin Weaver Source Type: news

Integrating environmental data with medical data in a records-linkage system to explore groundwater nitrogen levels and child health outcomes - Prissel CM, Grossardt BR, Klinger GS, St Sauver JL, Rocca WA.
BACKGROUND: The Rochester Epidemiology Project (REP) medical records-linkage system offers a unique opportunity to integrate medical and residency data with existing environmental data, to estimate individual-level exposures. Our primary aim was to provide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Orthodontists ’ use of remote monitoring platforms pre-, amid, and post-COVID-19: a survey study
ConclusionsThe COVID-19 pandemic led to an increase in the interest and adoption of remote monitoring platforms in orthodontic practices. Most orthodontists had not incorporated remote monitoring platforms into their practices prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this study revealed that a subset of orthodontists utilized the pandemic as motivation to incorporate remote monitoring into their practices and an additional group of orthodontists were interested in incorporating one in the future. Remote monitoring platforms garnered interest and importance with the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic and may only hav...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 13, 2024 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

More Med Residents Avoiding States With Abortion Restrictions More Med Residents Avoiding States With Abortion Restrictions
Data show for the second year in a row, US medical school grads were less likely to apply for residency positions in states with abortion bans and other significant abortion restrictions.KFF Health News (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - May 10, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

States with abortion bans saw greater drops in medical school graduates applying for residencies
A new report finds fewer U.S. medical school graduates are applying to residency programs, but the drop is more pronounced in states that ban abortion compared with other states (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Medical Residents Are Increasingly Avoiding States With Abortion Restrictions
(MedPage Today) -- Isabella Rosario Blum was wrapping up medical school and considering residency programs to become a family practice physician when she got some frank advice: If she wanted to be trained to provide abortions, she shouldn't stay... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - May 9, 2024 Category: American Health Source Type: news

ARRS: Consistent disparities found in radiology residency match
Women and underrepresented minorities have had a higher risk of not matching into diagnostic radiology residency programs than their white counterparts in recent years, according to research presented at the annual American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) meeting. But there are signs of improvement. “Our data indicate that there is a statistically significant difference in the relative risk of not matching into diagnostic radiology residency among different races and sexes,” wrote Justin Hernandez, MD, of Loma Linda University Medical Center in California. “However, our data also suggests that these disparities are sl...
Source: Headlines - May 8, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Erik L. Ridley Tags: Radiology Education Equity & Inclusion Source Type: news

Questionable firms tempt young doctors with ‘easy’ publications
Last year, physician Rupak Desai co-authored more than three dozen conference abstracts in Circulation , the American Heart Association’s (AHA’s) flagship journal. The works marked a modest fraction of his publications in 2023 , which totaled 162. But Desai, scholarly productivity notwithstanding, is not employed by a hospital, university, nor any other type of scientific institution. Based in Atlanta, Desai runs a business that offers junior doctors from around the world a chance to beef up their CVs before applying for coveted residency or fellowship positions at hospitals or physi...
Source: ScienceNOW - May 3, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

' Modest' growth for female, underrepresented minorities in radiology training programs
The percentage of females and underrepresented minorities in radiology trainee programs has increased in recent years, but only modestly, according to an analysis published May 3 in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. Female representation among radiology trainees increased at a compound annual growth rate of 1% in diagnostic radiology and 1.12% in interventional radiology between 2016 and 2021. The increases for underrepresented minority representation grew at a 1.12% CAGR for diagnostic radiology in the same period, but it did not grow significantly, according to Sishir Doddi and colleagues from the University of ...
Source: Headlines - May 3, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Liz Carey Tags: Radiology Education Interventional Radiology Source Type: news

A Look Inside the Exorbitant Costs of Applying to Residency
(MedPage Today) -- I remember sitting at my desk in January 2020 preparing to budget my costs for the upcoming medical school application cycle starting in May 2020. Speaking with other friends who went through the process, I heard that I should... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - May 2, 2024 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Podcast: The medical art of making a diagnosis vs. certainty · The medical art of making a diagnosis vs certainty: Episode 4 Keeping Up With The Radiologists As a medical educator, practicing academic internal medicine physician, and hobbyist medical historian, Adam Rodman, MD, owns a mental template of medical history that he brings into the contemporary context. With this point to ponder, welcome to a new episode of "Keeping Up With the Radiologists," the podcast series brought to you by in collaboration with Penn Radiology. Saurabh (Harry) Jha, MD, hosts this episode, the fourth in the ongoing series. To start, Jha takes a broad swing at Rodman's...
Source: Headlines - May 2, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Liz Carey Tags: Radiology Education Podcasts Source Type: news