Interprofessional Abortion Opposition: A National Survey and Qualitative Interviews with Abortion Training Program Directors at U.S. Teaching Hospitals
CONCLUSIONSInterprofessional opposition to abortion is widespread in U.S. teaching hospitals. Interventions are needed that prioritize patients ’ needs while recognizing the challenges hospital colleagues face in their abortion participation decisions. (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - January 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

Nigeria: Striking Resident Doctors Demand Beyond Hazard Allowance - Taraba Govt
[Vanguard] Jalingo -- Dispel Rumor of Alleged Diversion of COVID-19 Funds (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Attitudes toward the punishment of juvenile and adult sexual offenders in Canada: the roles of sentencing goals and criminal justice motivations - Sparks B.
There has long been concern among academics and those in criminal justice professions regarding the public's seemingly enthusiastic support for punitive responses to sexual offenders, such as long sentences, residency restrictions, registration, and commun... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trends in head injury associated mortality in Malawi - Gallaher JR, Yohann A, Purcell LN, Kumwenda KK, Charles A.
BACKGROUND: To address the problem of surgical workforce deficiencies in Malawi, we partnered with local institutions to establish a surgical residency-training and educational program for local surgeons in 2009. While this program has improved trauma-as... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Workplace violence toward resident doctors in public hospitals of Syria: prevalence, psychological impact, and prevention strategies: a cross-sectional study - Mohamad O, AlKhoury N, Abdul-Baki MN, Alsalkini M, Shaaban R.
INTRODUCTION: Workplace violence (WPV) against healthcare workers is a common and daily problem in hospitals worldwide. Studies in different countries indicated that exposure to WPV potentially impacts the psychological status of healthcare workers. Howev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Residency Report Shows New Specialty Data, USMLE Score Changes Residency Report Shows New Specialty Data, USMLE Score Changes
The latest AAMC report on residents shows nearly half of medical graduates changed specialties. It also revealed which specialties had the highest USMLE scores and demographic underrepresentation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

British expats 'barred from boarding flight to Spain as ID documents not valid post-Brexit'
Airlines reportedly claim their proof of residency documents were no longer valid after the end of the UK-EU transition period. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Kwara Gets Accreditation to Train Resident Doctors
[This Day] The General Hospital in Ilorin, Kwara State, has been accredited to train resident doctors after it was adjudged fit by the Faculty Board of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medtech with Duke ties raises millions to treat brain cancer using light
The company's CEO graduated from neurosurgical residency at Duke University Hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 28, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 - 20 Nigerian Doctors Died in Last One Week - NMA
[Premium Times] The NMA says the deceased health workers include consultants, professors and resident doctors. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medtech with Duke ties raises millions to treat brain cancer using light
The company's CEO graduated from neurosurgical residency at Duke University Hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 28, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Seth Thomas Gulledge Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS Latest News - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Pinellas County (FL) Implements Model Vaccination Programs for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Emergency Personnel
Special JEMS “EMS TODAY SHOW” Join JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman and Pinellas County, Florida, EMS/medical direction officials as they discuss model COVID vaccination programs implemented for emergency responders and skilled nursing home facility (SNF) residents and staff. Ulyee Choe, DO, director of the Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Pinellas County; Angus Jameson, MD, Pinellas County EMS medical director and Charles (Chuck) Walker, Pinellas County EMS clinical services coordinator responsible for quality assurance discuss the planning and implementation of these important programs. ...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - December 23, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Exclusives Florida Medicine Nursing Homes Source Type: news

Group says it's challenging residency of 364K Georgia voters
A conservative group said Friday that it's challenging the eligibility of more than 364,000 Georgia voters before election officials in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Before disaster strikes: a pilot intervention to improve pediatric trainees' knowledge of disaster medicine - Donahue A, Brown S, Singh S, Shokur N, Burns JB, Duvall KL, Tuell DS.
OBJECTIVE: Because training in pediatric disaster medicine (PDM) is neither required nor standardized for pediatric residents, we designed and integrated a PDM course into the curriculum of a pediatric residency program and assessed if participation increa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Residency training adjusts to pandemic restrictions
Like many parts of life during the COVID-19 pandemic, medical education has had to adjust to necessary restrictions on in-person training, meetings and classes. While patient safety comes first, training the next generation of medical professionals needed to continue during the ongoing pandemic. On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Jonathan Barlow, director of the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 12, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New Residency Matching Sets Record, Says NRMP New Residency Matching Sets Record, Says NRMP
Highest number of applicants ever are matched to subspecialty training positions, as number of US MD and international grads both rise.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 4, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

NIDCR's Winter 2020 E-Newsletter
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's Winter 2020 E-Newsletter In this issue: NIDCR News Funding Opportunities NIH/HHS News Funding Notices Science Advances Subscribe to NICDR News Grantee News   NIDCR News NIDCR Welcomes New Director Rena D’Souza Rena N. D’Souza, DDS, MS, PhD, was sworn in as the director of NIDCR by NIH Director Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, on October 13. Prior to joining NIH, Dr. D’Souza was the assistant vice president for academic affairs and education for health s...
Source: NIDCR Science News - December 4, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

After the Match: The Next Threat to EPs' First Job Out of Residency
No abstract available (Source: Emergency Medicine News)
Source: Emergency Medicine News - December 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: After the Match Source Type: news

Involve medical students in reporting, Swiss team urges
Integrating medical students into the radiology reading room can have major...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Nev. students to get wireless pocket ultrasound Augmented reality enhances medical student training SNMMI 2020: Medical students key to the specialty's future Are U.S. medical students avoiding radiology due to AI? Which radiology residency programs have the most positions? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 1, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

After toiling in Quebec's long-term care homes, a migrant from Ivory Coast faces deportation
Although the province has guaranteed residency for many of the asylum seekers who laboured in Quebec's long-term care homes, Mamadou... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Ogun Resident Doctors Embark On Strike Over Assault
[Vanguard] The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) of the Federal Medical Centre, Idi-Aba, Ogun State, on Tuesday announced that its doctors were embarking on a warning strike because of a patient, who assaulted a doctor on duty. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How U.S. Medical Schools Are Training a Post-Pandemic Generation of Doctors
In February 2019, the Kaiser Permanente health system announced a new kind of medical school. The school would be built “from the ground up” to prepare students for the complexities of the U.S. medical system. The curriculum would emphasize cultural competency, patient and provider well-being, and the elimination of socioeconomic disparities in the medical system. Students would see patients right away, and hands-on learning would replace many lectures. What’s more, the first five graduating classes would pay nothing to attend; Kaiser hoped this would attract a student body more diverse than the typical U...
Source: TIME: Health - November 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Local Theaters Get Creative – And Go Digital – To Survive COVID
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Entertainment Events Seen On WBZ-TV Beverly News Coronavirus Source Type: news

Fire At Jacob ’ s Pillow Dance Center Destroys Theater Building
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Syndicated CBSN Boston Becket news Jacob's Pillow Source Type: news

Signed affidavit suggests Biden-Harris campaign orchestrated residency data fraud during early voting in Nevada
(Natural News) An employee for the Clark County Election Department in Nevada is coming forth with eye-witness testimony of orchestrated provisional ballot fraud stemming from corrupt democrat election officials and the Biden/Harris campaign. Election officials in Nevada allegedly pushed out droves of provisional ballots (lacking proper identity verification) so democrat voters could drop them off... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Applying to Residency in a Pandemic: 5 Virtual Interview Tips Applying to Residency in a Pandemic: 5 Virtual Interview Tips
Virtual residency interviews present a unique challenge. These five strategies to improve the content of your answers will be valuable long after the pandemic is over.Medscape Med Students (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - November 12, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Med Students Commentary Source Type: news

Ahsm
The  Association for Healthcare Social Media (AHSM) is a professional society devoted to the use of social media by healthcare professionals. The multispecialty and multidisciplinary AHSM assists health professionals in utilizing social media platforms to serve as disseminators of accurate health information while doing so responsibly. AHSM members include many of the virtual physicians and nurses of TikTok, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube who are disseminating important healthcare-related information to their audiences.We spoke with Austin Chiang, MD, MPH, a founding member of the AHSM and the chief medical soci...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 11, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Interview with the Association for Healthcare Social Media
The  Association for Healthcare Social Media (AHSM) is a professional society devoted to the use of social media by healthcare professionals. The multispecialty and multidisciplinary AHSM assists health professionals in utilizing social media platforms to serve as disseminators of accurate health information while doing so responsibly. AHSM members include many of the virtual physicians and nurses of TikTok, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube who are disseminating important healthcare-related information to their audiences.We spoke with Austin Chiang, MD, MPH, a founding member of the AHSM and the chief medical soci...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 11, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Addressing firearm safety counseling: integration of a multidisciplinary workshop in a pediatric residency program - McKay S, Bagg M, Patnaik A, Topolski N, Ibraheim MK, Zhao N, Aitken ME.
BACKGROUND: Firearm-related injuries are the second leading cause of death among US children. Given this, firearm injury prevention should be a key aspect of pediatric anticipatory guidance. Objective: We assessed the impact of a firearm safety counsel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

President-Elect Biden ’ s Coronavirus Task Force Has Several Boston Ties
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Featured Healthcare Status Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Source Type: news

Radio IQ's Mallory Noe-Payne receives Fulbright journalist grant
(Virginia Tech) The grant allows for Noe-Payne to travel to Germany for a 10-month residency to research and examine the history of that nation and the United States of America. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

University of Minnesota/HealthPartners Geriatric Trauma Fellowship Opening: 2022-2023
University of Minnesota/HealthPartners offers an exceptional opportunity for a multi-disciplinary Geriatric Orthopedic Trauma fellowship, under fellowship director, Dr. Julie Switzer.  We have this position available for the 2022-2023 academic year and beyond.  This fellowship is a twelve month unique training experience in the operative and clinical management of geriatric orthopedic trauma patients. Qualified candidates are current PGY4 (or beyond) orthopedic residents in an accredited US orthopedic residency program and available to obtain a Minnesota medical license by July 2022. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - November 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

UCLA Dentistry ’s Philip Trask finds wealth in giving back
Philip Trask has been a butcher ’s apprentice, an artilleryman, a telephone lineman and, at one point, a juvenile gang member. But it’s as an instructor and mentor at the UCLA School of Dentistry that the longtime pediatric dentist found a true calling, one that has complemented his years of service to the wider Los Angeles co mmunity.“UCLA is my happy place,” says Trask, 79, who this year celebrates a full half-century of preparing the university’s budding dentists for the profession. “The essence of pediatric dentistry is to teach. Giving the gift of knowledge is one of the only gifts ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 29, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Russia grants whistleblower Edward Snowden permanent residency rights
Russia has granted U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden permanent residency rights, his lawyer said on Thursday, a step towards Russian... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 Management Overview COVID-19 Management Overview
Dr. David Cennimo, assistant professor of medicine and pediatrics in infectious diseases and associate program director of the Rutgers NJMS medicine-pediatrics residency, discusses COVID-19 management in the hospital setting, lingering complications after resolution of infection, the unique challenges we face this flu season, and the distribution of a potential SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.Medscape (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - October 19, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Infectious Diseases ReCAP Guidance Source Type: news

All-Female Surgical Residency Class Defies Stereotypes All-Female Surgical Residency Class Defies Stereotypes
Overcoming misperceptions, bullying, and challenging family obligations, the women of Saint Louis University's first all-female class of surgeons hope their story inspires those who follow.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Barriers to and Enablers of Abortion Provision for Family Physicians Trained in Abortion During Residency
CONCLUSIONSClinical training alone may not be sufficient for family medicine physicians to overcome the barriers to postresidency abortion provision. To increase abortion provision and access, organizations and advocates should work to strengthen enablers of provision, such as strong mentorship and support networks. (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - October 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

Neurotoxicology: clinical approach and causal inference - Ibraheem M, Han DY, Dobbs MR.
This article provides a basi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Extent and risk factors of psychological violence towards physicians and Standardised Residency Training physicians: a Northern China experience - Fang H, Wei L, Mao J, Jia H, Li P, Li Y, Fu Y, Zhao S, Liu H, Jiang K, Jiao M, Qiao H, Wu Q.
PURPOSE: Physicians and Standardised Residency Training physicians (SRTPs) have relatively high exposure to psychological violence. Its adverse effects are far greater than those of physical violence. However, no previous research has paid attention to the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Derek Chauvin allowed to establish residency outside of Minnesota while awaiting trial in George Floyd case
A Hennepin County district judge has agreed to let Derek Chauvin — the former Minneapolis police officer who fatally knelt on George... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Emory medical students visually explain Cochrane COVID-19 evidence
When residency education was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic,the Emory University School of Medicine capitalized on student enthusiasm and availability to createCOVID-19 education materials. Working closely with Cochrane, they are now summarizing top priority COVID-19 rapid reviews in visual form.The project, known as the “COVID-19 Visual Series,” involves students being alerted when a high-profile Cochrane review is being published and then working in teams to create accurate, easy-to-read visual abstracts. These visuals are then published on Cochrane.org along with the review Plain Language Summary and new...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - October 5, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Sexual Harassment Common in Orthopedic Surgery Residents
FRIDAY, Oct. 2, 2020 -- A high proportion of female orthopedic surgery trainees report experiencing sexual harassment during residency, according to a study published online Aug. 26 in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. Emily Whicker, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Personal Letters for Residency Match: 5 Tips to Stand Out Personal Letters for Residency Match: 5 Tips to Stand Out
Given COVID-related restrictions and other concerns, personal letters for residency are arguably more important than ever. Here are some strategies to help your submission get the right attention.Medscape Med Students (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Commentary Source Type: news

Hospital Seeks to Eject Resident for Anti-Semitic Remarks Hospital Seeks to Eject Resident for Anti-Semitic Remarks
A New York hospital resident has sued to stay in a residency jeopardized by his anti-Semitic remarks.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news

Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites
Medical school enrollment is up 33% since 2002, the AAMC says, but many are worried that residency slots and clinical training site availability are not keeping up.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news