Overworked medical residents will get some relief from new rules restricting how many hours they spend on the job each week. A panel talks about the regulations and how they’ll affect medical education and health care.

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  • Dr. Ruth Potee president of the Committee of Interns and Residents, and 3rd-year resident at Boston Medical Center
  • Dr. Marvin Dunn director of Residency Review Committee activities for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
  • Dr. Jordan Cohen president of the Association of American Medical Colleges

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