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Leading Internal Medicine Organizations Create Grant Program to Build Trust by Supporting Innovations in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

PHILADELPHIA – The Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM), the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), the ABIM Foundation, the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation are pleased to announce a new grant program for internal medicine residents and faculty members. The program will support projects designed to promote trust... Read more »

ABIM Foundation Announces New Trustees

PHILADELPHIA – The ABIM Foundation announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of Trustees: Susan Edgman-Levitan, PA, Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, and Reginald Tucker-Seeley, MA, ScM, ScD. Each will serve a three-year term. “Our new Trustees come from a diversity of backgrounds and disciplines, and they will be an invaluable resource in... Read more »

ABIM Foundation Recognizes Top Articles on Medical Professionalism

PHILADELPHIA – The ABIM Foundation today announced the winners of its 10th annual John A. Benson Jr., MD Professionalism Article Prize, recognizing the best articles written in peer-reviewed journals on medical professionalism topics during 2019. The selected articles included one commentary and three research articles, and explored topics such as implicit and explicit gender bias,... Read more »

ABIM Foundation Announces New Trustee

The ABIM Foundation announces the appointment of Marianne M. Green, MD, FACP, to its Board of Trustees for a three-year term. As Chair of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Green also sits on the Foundation trustee board.

Patient-Physician Relationships Will Thrive With Greater Trust

The New England Journal of Medicine article entitled “Mistrust in Science – A Threat to the Patient-Physician Relationship” by CEO Richard J. Baron reflects on how societal shifts and dramatic changes in the practice of medicine are putting trust between patients and doctors at risk.

ABIM Foundation Recognizes Scholarship on Medical Professionalism

The ABIM Foundation has awarded the John A. Benson Jr., MD Professionalism Article Prize to five scholarly articles – one commentary and four research pieces – that explore physician burnout, unprofessional behavior and integrity in research.

8 Organizations Named Winners of ‘Trust Practice Challenge’ by ABIM Foundation

The ABIM Foundation recognized eight organizations for substantial contributions to building trust, which the Foundation considers the backbone of patient, physician and health care system relationships.

Increasing Trust in Health Care is a New Imperative

With numerous reports that public trust in established institutions like government and media continues to decline, the ABIM Foundation has launched an initiative to ignite a national conversation about trust in health care.

ABIM Foundation Launches Trust Practice Challenge

The Trust Practice Challenge is open to anyone in health care, and seeks examples of existing practices that clearly build or rebuild trust.

2018 Value Challenge Winners Announced

Winners of the 2018 Value Challenge, a national search aimed at recognizing the most promising ideas to improve the safety, experience and affordability of American health care.