Recent News Releases
September 29, 2016
September 22, 2016
July 27, 2016
Recent Leadership Columns and Editorials
Darrell G. Kirch, MD
President and CEO
- The Doctor's Dilemma —Huffington Post, April 2016
- Medical Research: The Best Investment We Can Make in Our Future —Huffington Post, February 2016
- A Word From the President: Graduate Medical Education—An Investment in Our Future—AAMC Reporter, April 2016
Atul Grover, MD, PhD
Executive Vice President
GME Funding: How to Fix the Doctor Shortage
Learn more about solving the physician shortage and how it is impacted by GME funding.
Medical Research and Academic Medicine
Discover how medical schools and teaching hospitals contribute to research that creates tomorrow's cures.
Learn about how teaching hospitals are training future doctors and improving patient care.
Shortage of doctors by 2025: 61,700-94,700
Shortage of primary care physicians: 14,900-35,600
Shortage of surgeons and specialists: 37,500-60,300
Increase in the U.S. population by 2025: 27 million
Increase in the number of Americans over 65: 41 percent