Editor-in-Chief: David P. Sklar, MD
University of New Mexico
School of Medicine
ISSN: 1040-2446
Online ISSN: 1938-808X
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The Medical Education Partnership Initiative: Investing in Education in Sub-Saharan Africa
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Media Highlights
  • The American Academy of Family Physicians highlighted new research findings from a study on the medical school careers of students who attended a community college.
  • In his essay Why Doctors Are Sick of Their Profession, published recently in the Wall Street Journal, Dr. Sandeep Jauhar cited a 2002 article comparing the educational costs and incomes of physicians and other professional groups.
  • MedPage Today covered a qualitative study on medical marriages. The authors identified strategies for success: mutual support, recognizing the role of each family member, shared values, and acknowledging the benefit of being a physician to the relationship.
  • Articles in the New York Times and in the ASCO Post highlight the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a federally funded program in which U.S. and African medical schools have partnered to address the critical shortage of physicians and health care workers in Africa. A new journal supplement describes outcomes for the first four years of the program.



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