Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Grand Rounds: Updates and Advances in Clinical and Investigative Medicine Series
Session Title: What Is Old Is New Again - The Financing Of American Medical Education
Speaker: Michael Gardner, MD, MPH, MMM, Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs and Strategy, CEO and President of UNLV Health
- Provide a historical recounting of how undergraduate and graduate medical education has been funded over the years including faculty salaries.
- Describe the more recent classical model of funding for academic medical centers.
- Describe the movement towards not-for-profit and for-profit healthcare providers funding medical schools and GME programs.