Training Rural Doctors for Rural People

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Bill S.289 – Rural Physician Workforce Production Act of 2019 RAP-GME/The Gardner Bill

Legistlation & the GME Initiative We need your help!  Please consider writing a letter or calling the congressperson in your district in support of the Rural Physician Workforce Production Act of 2019.  The bill support rural GME in three ways: It creates an adequate, alternate payment for resident physician training in rural settings It allows […]

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Case of the Quarter with Dr. David Rebedew, MD

Dr. David Rebedew, MD, from the Monroe Clinic RTT Program, presented a rural Case of the Quarter to residents at various programs in Wisconsin via video conference.  A link to this presentation is below: Mediasite Link COQ#3

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27th Annual University of Wisconsin’s Best Rural Health Paper Contest by the Hermes Monato, Jr. Memorial Fund

The writer of the winning essay will receive $2500.  All entries must be submitted by June 1st.  For additional details, click on the image below.

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Rural Residency Planning and Development Webinars Available at RuralGME.org

The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for Rural Residency  Planning and Development Program (RRPD) grants to develop new rural residency programs or Rural Training Tracks (RTT) in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or Psychiatry.  In cooperation with HRSA, RuralGME.org brings together experts in all aspects of rural residency development in a […]

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2019 RTT Collaborative Annual Meeting – Auburn, ME

The RTT Collaborative holds an annual meeting in a location generally hosted each year by one of the Collaborative’s participants. This year’s meeting is in Auburn, Maine at the Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch. Community responsiveness is an important domain of competence in rural practice. Whether as a comprehensive primary care clinician wanting to address […]

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Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for (FY)2019 Rural Residency Planning and Development (RRPD) Program via Grants.gov

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2019 Rural Residency Planning and Development (RRPD) Program via Grants.gov.  The grant program is a collaboration between the Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW) and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), and the purpose of this grant program is to […]

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Medical Student Event 2018: Video Recording Now Available

Please click on this link to view a video recording of the rural training & practice panel discussion that took place at Columbus Community Hospital during the Off the Beaten Track medical student event on September 8, 2018.

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Medical Student Event 2018 – Columbus Community Hospital

WCRGME was very proud to be a part of Off the Beaten Path: Training, Practice and Life in Rural Wisconsin, hosted by Columbus Community Hospital on Saturday, September 8th: https://www.wiscnews.com/portagedailyregister/announcements/community/columbus-hospital-hosts-rural-health-care-event/article_928844f6-8b50-53e9-93ab-1036c90560bb.html  

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DHS GME Residency Expansion Grants

The application period for DHS GME Residency Expansion Grants is now open! From Linda McCart, DHS Policy Chief . . . On behalf of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, I am pleased to announce the release of the Request for Applications (RFA) for the GME Residency Expansion Grants.  Residency Grants support expansion of existing […]

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Registration Open for 2018 Rural Medical Educators Faculty Development Conference

See our Faculty Development Conference Brochure.

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