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Editorial
September 6, 2000

Academic Medicine's Financial Accountability and Responsibility

Author Affiliations

Author Affiliation: Department of Economics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.

JAMA. 2000;284(9):1136-1138. doi:10.1001/jama.284.9.1136

In his recent review of Ludmerer's Time to Heal,1 Steven Schroeder, MD, concludes that Ludmerer's book "presents a powerful case that academic medicine's self-serving behavior has jeopardized its unique public trust."2 Remarkably, Schroeder, a distinguished medical educator and current president and chief executive officer of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, does not take exception to this harsh indictment. One suspects that he may concur.

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