With a few pen strokes, the American Medical Association (AMA) and the
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) reaffirmed their close ties
while signifying an urgent need for reform in US medical education.
In mid-June, as the AMA’s House of Delegates opened its 2005 Annual
Meeting, the heads of both associations signed a statement of cooperation
intended to improve health care by making changes throughout the educational
continuum, from undergraduate medical education to continuing medical education
Voelker R. AMA, AAMC Say Reform Needed Across Continuum of US Medical Education. JAMA. 2005;294(4):416-417. doi:10.1001/jama.294.4.416