In the News
With the 2016 presidential election underway, the AAMC and its members will continue to advocate on behalf of the nation’s medical schools and teaching hospitals.
The AAMC’s annual Clinical Care Innovation Award and Learning Health Systems Award programs support academic medical institutions that excel in education, clinical care, and research.
With more than 400,000 deaths linked to medical errors annually, medical schools and teaching hospitals are informing the next generation of physicians about patient safety and quality improvement.
A new report reviews regulations and reporting requirements that have placed undue burdens for researchers at academic institutions.
Leaders at medical schools and teaching hospitals are examining how unconscious bias affects academic medicine and looking at ways to mitigate the impact.
Despite high interest, the number of medical schools programs abroad is limited because of challenges associated with sustaining them.
During wartime, clinical knowledge from scientific and academic settings is adapted for combat. Once battle tested, this knowledge is integrated back into civilian health care.
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Our faculty, students, residents, and institutional leaders are working to improve our nation’s health care system through team-based models, technology, and changes to medical education.
Health disparities detract from the common good and the well-being of affected individuals. It is time to move beyond documentation and dig deeply into transformations that will reduce or eliminate health injustice.
About the Reporter
The Reporter (ISSN 1544-0540) is the monthly newsletter of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Through this publication, the AAMC shares news, features, and opinions on academic medicine topics that impact medical schools and teaching hospitals in the U.S. and Canada. The programs, initiatives, and advocacy efforts covered in the Reporter reflect the full spectrum of medical education, research, and patient care issues that shape our health care system and the health of all Americans.