NYU School of Medicine will provide free tuition to all current and future students to alleviate the burden of crippling debt on physicians. It's the first major medical school in the U.S. to provide free education to all students.
Q&A with CEO Barry Ostrowsky on RWJBarnabas' $1 billion academic center investment, population health
Almost one year to the day after they signed a letter of intent to forge a partnership, RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers University launched a new academic and research health system.
Physicians are beginning to question how fair the match program is and whether it meets the needs of doctors-in-training and patients.
Some medical school leaders worry that minorities will be deterred from pursuing postsecondary degrees.
Increasing direct supervision of physician residents doesn't lower medical error rates and can make trainees less autonomous, according to a new study.
The Association of American Medical Colleges has been lobbying Congress to find ways to address what's expected to be a devastating physician shortage. AAMC CEO Dr. Darrell Kirch spoke to Modern Healthcare about issues facing the next generation of physicians.
Baltimore won a lawsuit against HHS over funding cuts to teen pregnancy prevention programs, city Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen learned while speaking at Modern Healthcare's opioid symposium.
The 16-hospital New Jersey health system, which teamed up with Seton Hall University to create the school, will provide money from its investment portfolio to help offset tuition costs for students who meet academic and financial-need standards.
As Match Day approaches, a new report suggests medical schools don't have clear policies to assist students with disabilities, and many students fail to request help as they worry it could hinder their success in that hyper-competitive environment.
The most recent data from the National Resident Matching Program show that of the 139 geriatric fellowship programs for the 2018 appointment year, just 35 were filled.
California University of Science and Medicine's School of Medicine is expected to open in August. Prime Healthcare Foundation, the not-for-profit affiliate of for-profit health system Prime Healthcare Services, provided more than $60 million for establishment of the medical school.
The school, slated to welcome its first class this summer, was built in partnership by Hackensack Meridian Health, a 16-hospital system based in Edison, N.J., and Seton Hall University, a Catholic school in South Orange, N.J.