What the media are saying about FMAT...
The Texas Tech Family Medicine Accelerated Track (FMAT) has garnered attention from across the United States. Here are a few recent notices:
Wikipedia, August 7, 2014: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
The New York Times, August 1, 2014: The Drawn-Out Medical Degree
MEDCITY News, January 14, 2014: How long does it take to become a doctor? Some medical schools shaving off a year of training
The Washington Post, January 13, 2014: Medical school done faster
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, November 12, 2013: The 3-Year Curriculum: Disruptive Innovation and the Change Imperative From Texas Cowboy Boots on the Ground
The New York Times, September 9, 2012: Luring Students Into Family Medicine
AAMC Reporter, November 2011: Viewpoint - Encouraging Student Interest in Family Medicine: Texas Tech's Family Medicine Accelerated Track
PRWeb, July 12, 2011: Primary Care Physician Shortage: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Has the Solution
Daily Toreador, June 9, 2011: TTUHSC Students enrolled in new Family Medicine Accelerated Program honored
The Student Doctor Network, June 9, 2011: Current Texas Tech med students--thoughts on FMAT?
New England Journal of Medicine, February 3, 2011: Harnessing Our Opportunity to Make Primary Care Sustainable
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, January 27, 2011: When it comes to family medicine, other schools look to Tech
Inside Higher Ed, June 8, 2010: Personalizing the M.D.
AAFP News Now, April 8, 2010: Texas Tech School of Medicine to Start Three-year M.D. Program for Family Medicine
Amarillo Globe-News, March 26, 2010: To a degree, Tech now unique/ Three-year medical program a first
The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 25, 2010: Texas Tech announces a 3-year degree in family medicine
Inside Higher Ed, March 25, 2010: The 3-Year M.D.
Fierce Healthcare, March 25, 2010: Texas Tech offers cheaper three-year med school to address physician shortage
KHOU TV Channel 11 Houston Health News, March 25, 2010: Texas Tech offers 3-year degrees to family docs
WFAA TV Channel 8 Dallas, March 24, 2010: Texas Tech to offer three-year med school program
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, March 24, 2010: Tech offers quick MD degree
FMAT Scholarly Activity
AAMC Innovations in Medical Education Poster - FMAT: The Student Perspective
AAMC Innovations in Medical Education Poster - FMAT: A novel program to reduce shortages in primary care