Medical education

New Requirement for Med Schools

At more institutions, admitted applicants face criminal background checks.

A Critical Look at Medical Education

Studies in leading journal examine drug company influence, effects of long hours, and cross-cultural care.

Law School in Exile

Since Loyola can't teach future lawyers in New Orleans, it is setting up shop at the University of Houston.

More Med Students

Applications are up and enrollments are setting records, but not for black students.

Academic Freedom vs. First Amendment

Do professors at state colleges have different speech protections from other public employees? A court says No.

Disabilities and the Medical Student

Medical schools' technical standards complicate the legal picture for the institutions and students alike.

Another Departure at Tulane

Medical dean resigns after painful cuts are announced.

Depressed Medical Professors

They feel stuck in their clinics, deprived of mentoring, and unhappy, survey finds.

Dental Education Group Opens Wide

With participation stagnating, association makes individual membership free and sees huge influx of professors and students.

Harvard Med Alters Admissions Process

On lawyers' advice, medical school decides that a subcommittee that screened only minority applicants has to go.


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