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Physician Education & Development

Recent Physician Education & Development Stories

12/24/2019 — New research indicates that a concerning number of medical residents do not have a routine place for care, making them less likely to utilize valuable preventive screenings and services.

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11/19/2019 — In a recent study, Alabama-based researchers sought to understand the kind of support rural preceptors need to teach medical students in an eight-month longitudinal rural curriculum.

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Parental Leave in Family Medicine Residencies Varies Widely

Lack of Standardization Can Lead to Diminished Support for New Parents

11/15/2019 — Parental leave policies and practices vary considerably among family medicine residency programs across the United States, according to a new study.

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11/13/2019 — The AAFP is offering a new livestreaming CME format for two upcoming musculoskeletal and sports care and two adult medicine courses. Each topic will be offered in two formats: six half-day sessions during a three-day event or one 90-minute session every week for 12 weeks.

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Fresh Perspectives Blog

Share the insights and experiences of new-to-practice family physicians.

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