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7 Changes for Medical Schools to Train Doctors for Reform Era Care
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The U.S. must aggressively reform the way it trains its physicians if they are to competently provide care to meet the mandates, hopes, and expectations of health reform, according to a report from The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. “It’s generally recognized that our healthcare system is not functioning well,” explains one of the report’s three authors, Molly Cooke, MD, an HIV specialist at the University of California San Francisco and a member of the National Board of Medical Examiners, which oversees the licensing of American physicians.