American Association of Medical Colleges

American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC)

a national organization of faculty members and deans of medical schools and colleges that was established to address issues in medical education.
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While at Columbia University, Nichols maintained an active clinical practice and received the prestigious honors of "Physician of the Year" from Columbia University and the "Humanism in Medicine Award" from the American Association of Medical Colleges.
In 1995, the American Association of Medical Colleges collaborated with the National Institutes of Health to conduct the first comprehensive survey on the women's health content of curricula used in the 126 U.
According to reports published by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) in 2006, 82.
Kirch, president and chief executive officer of the American Association of Medical Colleges, Washington, praised Dr.
Since 1991, when the NIH's National Research Service Award (NSRA) institutional training grants first required recipient institutions to provide trainees formal instruction in RCR, the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Science, American Association of Medical Colleges, American Society for Microbiology, and Department of Health and Human Services Commission on Research Integrity have recommended educational initiatives to improve researchers' understanding of standards and commitment to integrity in research.
That's slowly beginning to change, according to Deborah Danoff, MD, associate vice president of the division of medical education for the American Association of Medical Colleges.
This paper was also presented at the Graduate Student Research Panel of American Association of Medical Colleges (Washington, DC, October 11, 2002).
The American Association of Medical Colleges has issued new guidelines on graduate medical education that include limits on resident duty hours.
A few years earlier, the American Association of Medical Colleges had published "Physicians for the Twenty-First Century" (AAMC, 1984), which highlighted the need to develop students who were active independent learners and problem solvers rather than passive recipients of information.
Mazzaschi of the American Association of Medical Colleges in Washington, D.
According to one American Association of Medical Colleges study, residents' salaries actually dropped in real terms between 1970 and 1992.
Both the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) and the American Association of Medical Colleges objected to this proposal.

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