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Match Day and the Looming Shortage of Doctors

Most people aren’t aware that by 2025 the nation faces a huge shortfall of doctors — including 37,000 to 60,000 specialists. Since Neurosurgery Blog has spent the last month focusing on graduate medical education (GME), we wanted to take a … Continue reading

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The Burden of Debt: Impacting GME

Maya A. Babu, MD, MBA (left) Neurosurgical Resident, Mayo Clinic Vice-Chair, CSNS Communications and Education Committee Rochester, MN William Metcalf-Doetsch, MD (right) Neurosurgical Resident, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, IL Like all higher education, completion of medical school … Continue reading

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Cross Post – Ensuring an Adequate Specialty Physician Workforce for the 21st Century

On April 5, 2016, Morning Consult published an opinion piece featuring the Alliance of Specialty Medicine and neurosurgery’s own H. Hunt Batjer, MD, FAANS, president of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. The article, “Ensuring an Adequate Specialty Physician Workforce … Continue reading

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