Tailoring Primary Care Training for the Physician Shortage: Does Detroit Have The Solution?
Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

PRESENTER:
John W. Sealey, DO, FACOS, Director, Medical Education/ Designated Institutional Official (Authority Health) & Associate Professor (Michigan State University)

SUMMARY:
Introduction to the Authority Health GME Consortium, a Teaching Health Center program based in Detroit Michigan including: an overview of the reason for its creation, what we have learned over the past four years of training, and preparing for the future. Learn how the culture of this program incorporates the unique needs of a community into a primary care training program to produce practice ready physicians for our nation’s most vulnerable communities while confirming that innovative models can meet the requirements set out by the AOA and ACGME.