Kansas City, MO | 8.7.14

Join The American Resident Project at the AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students August 7-9, 2014.

August 1
Many argue that mentorship is a critical factor for success in medicine, and mentoring programs are becoming more and more popular nationally.
July 31
Many physicians are shocked to learn that Google and other cloud-based solutions are not secure and cannot be used for patient care.
July 29
In my experience, surgeons, nurses, patients and laypersons often describe our job succinctly: we put patients to sleep. This gross simplification is akin to saying the surgeon just “takes the tumor out.”
July 28
Today we’re reading about medicine at its finest, health IT and Google Glass in health care.
July 25
Many primary care practices have embraced the patient-centered medical home model – an approach to care that incentivizes coordination and communication among providers, payers and patients.
July 23
There has long been a disconnect between mental and physical health care delivery in the United States. In recent years it has become clear to many medical and mental health professionals that this division has the potential to worsen both physical and mental illnesses.