Specialty and Geographic Distribution of the Physician Workforce: What Influences Medical Student & Resident Choices?
Identifies factors that influence medical student and
resident choices regarding medical specialties and location
of practice. Specifically examining student and resident
choices surrounding primary care specialties and serving
rural and underserved populations. Discusses student debt
and the impact of loan repayment and scholarship programs
on practice setting choice.
Robert Graham Center
Financial aid for health careers · Health workforce supply and demand · Physicians · Policy · Primary care