Economic realities shrink classes at a few U.S. medical schools, undercutting push to increase physician work force.
February 19, 2010
Upsetting some students, U. of Minnesota Medical School stops using live patients to teach pelvic exams.
February 11, 2010
Latest survey of pre-licensure programs shows recession is beginning to take toll on admissions and enrollments, though demand remains high.
February 2, 2010
Distance education might answer America's demand for nursing programs -- and it's not just for-profit colleges that are looking to cash in.
January 7, 2010
To dismay of community college advocates, new study recommends all nurses have a baccalaureate degree before they are allowed to practice.
October 1, 2009
Study finds that half of all medical students feel undereducated about economics and health care systems.
September 15, 2009
Major research university presidents speak out on new and growing global health programs at first-ever meeting of a new consortium.
July 23, 2009
New medical schools are launching curriculums with more use of simulation and more social science -- and many established schools are moving in that direction, too.
July 16, 2009
In transnational program, American students will begin medical school in Brisbane, and end it at the U. of Queensland's new clinical school in New Orleans.