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Workforce Studies

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Workforce Studies is academic medicine's source for physician workforce projections, data, and research.

What's New in Workforce Studies

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Physician Workforce Projections

Annual physician workforce supply and demand projections for primary and specialty care. Access information about shortages, demographics, and health system and policy changes.

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Featured Reports

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2019 State Physician Workforce Data Report

The 2019 State Physician Workforce Data Report provides state-specific statistics on active physicians, MD and DO students, residents, and fellows.


2018 Medical School Enrollment Survey

Review the results of the AAMC's Annual Medical School Enrollment Survey Report.

More Workforce Data and Reports 

Data Snapshots

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AAMC Workforce Studies Data Snapshots

Workforce Studies Data Snapshots are published periodically throughout the year, each data snapshot examines previously published or unpublished data.


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AAMC Workforce Studies Datasets

Learn about the Consumer Survey of Health Care Access and the National Sample Survey of Physicians.

Meetings and Presentations

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AAMC Workforce Meetings and Presentations

Every year, workforce studies presents data and analysis and convenes workforce community leaders at the AAMC Health Workforce Research Conference and Learn Serve Lead: The AAMC Annual Meeting.