In January 2020, the Alliance announced that the winner of the Francis M. Maitland Memorial Mentorship Lecture and Award was my friend and colleague, Megan Swartz, CHCP. Her lecture at the San Francisco 2020 Annual Conference blended humor and inspiration for the audience.
A new feasibility study evaluated the impact of a three-hour, self-paced online clinical nutrition course on medical residents' knowledge and attitudes toward the role of nutrition in clinical practice.
The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) has taken steps to provide physicians with maximum flexibility to maintain certification and ensuring patients receive the utmost care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
New research in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology considers the challenges and opportunities of the COVID-19 pandemic for cardiology fellows-in-training, with one study emphasizing abundant experiential learning opportunities, provided there is adequate PPE and supervision.
The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) announced the conclusion of the transition phase for the Menu of Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation. An accompanying report details the number of accredited providers that have applied for and received commendation.