World leaders react to a historic shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba. Pakistan buries victims of a school massacre by the Taliban. And U.S. officials say North Korea is behind the hacking of Sony Pictures. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
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A panel talks about the decline in applications to medical school, how medical education is changing, and the challenges facing the country’s newest doctors in hospitals, clinics, and in private practice.
- Dr. Kenneth Ludmerer professor of medicine and professor of history at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and author of "Time to Heal: American Medical Education from the Turn of the Century to the Managed Care Era" (Oxford University Press)
- Dr. Chuck Cutler chief medical officer for the American Association of Health Plans
- Dr. Gordon Moore professor of ambulatory care and prevention at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
- Dr. Edward Miller CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine and dean of the faculty at the School of Medicine
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