Residents and Fellows

Bonnie Simpson Mason, MD
February 20, 2020

Bonnie Mason, MD Joins the ACGME as Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion

Bonnie Simpson Mason, MD has joined the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) as Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion.

Daniel Leifer, MD
February 20, 2020

Honoring Excellence: Q and A with 2020 ACGME Awardee Daniel Leifer, MD

2020 David C. Leach Awardee Daniel Leifer, MD is a dermatology resident at the University of Washington, and a board-certified pediatrician.

Rui Jiang, MD
February 19, 2020

A Resident’s Reflection on Participating in the QI to Eliminate Health Care Disparities Collaborative

Guest blogger Dr. Rui Jiang, a resident at Mount Sinai Hospital, which is a Pursuing Excellence site, reflected on her experience participating with the Pursuing Excellence Health Care Disparities Collaborative.

Andrew Vivas, MD
February 13, 2020

Honoring Excellence: Q and A with 2020 ACGME Awardee Andrew Vivas, MD

2020 David C. Leach Awardee Dr. Andrew Vivas is currently an assistant attending and adult and pediatric spinal deformity fellow at Columbia University, and was formerly a neurological surgery resident at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.

Dr. James Wright guides a patient through a virtual reality simulation of the pending procedure
February 12, 2020

Back to Bedside Case Study: Back to the Future

This is one in a series of project profiles of the ACGME’s Back to Bedside initiative, which empowers residents and fellows to develop innovations that foster meaning and joy in work and engage their patients on a deeper level.

February 7, 2020

ACGME President and CEO Thomas J. Nasca MD, MACP Interviewed by WENY News about Physician Well-Being

WENY News spoke with ACGME President and CEO Dr. Thomas J. Nasca on the importance of well-being for physicians after he spoke to Arnot Health Graduate Medical Education Program and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) medical residents.

February 7, 2020

ACGME Leaders Pen Article for Academic Medicine on Elevating Resident Voices

In Academic Medicine, ACGME leaders reflect on lessons learned from the closure of Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, including the need for resident and fellow voices to be heard in matters related to GME processes and policies.

February 6, 2020

Hahnemann University Hospital Insurance Coverage Extended Again

The medical malpractice insurance coverage for residents and fellows employed at Hahnemann University Hospital (HUH) between January 2018 and September 2019 has been extended to March 12, 2020 at 12:01 a.m.

February 5, 2020

Back to Bedside Case Study: What’s in a Name?

This is one in a series of project profiles of the ACGME’s Back to Bedside initiative, which empowers residents and fellows to develop innovations that foster meaning and joy in work and engage their patients on a deeper level.

February 4, 2020

Now Accepting Nominations for 2021 ACGME Awards

The ACGME just announced the call for nominations for the 2021 ACGME Awards cycle. Learn more about the Awards program and how to nominate an exemplary colleague!

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