Acronyms

AAFP

American Academy of Family Physicians

AAGP

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

AAMC

Association of American Medical Colleges

ABFP

American Board of Family Practice

ABIM

American Board of Internal Medicine

ACGME

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

ADGAP

Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs

AFAR

American Federation for Aging Research

AFCR

American Federation for Clinical Research

AGRI

American Geriatrics Recruitment Initiative

AGS

Academic Geriatrics Society

AMA

American Medical Association

ASCI

American Society for Clinical Investigation

CAQGM

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine

DVA

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

FTE

Full-time equivalent

GRECC

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center

IOM

Institute of Medicine

LCME

Liaison Committee on Medical Education



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Training Physicians to Care for Older Americans: Progress, Obstacles, and Future Directions Acronyms AAFP American Academy of Family Physicians AAGP American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry AAMC Association of American Medical Colleges ABFP American Board of Family Practice ABIM American Board of Internal Medicine ACGME Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education ADGAP Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs AFAR American Federation for Aging Research AFCR American Federation for Clinical Research AGRI American Geriatrics Recruitment Initiative AGS Academic Geriatrics Society AMA American Medical Association ASCI American Society for Clinical Investigation CAQGM Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine DVA U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs FTE Full-time equivalent GRECC Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center IOM Institute of Medicine LCME Liaison Committee on Medical Education

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Training Physicians to Care for Older Americans: Progress, Obstacles, and Future Directions NaSIMM National Study of Internal Medicine Manpower NIA National Institute on Aging NIH National Institutes of Health NIMH National Institute of Mental Health UCLA University of California, Los Angeles USPHS U.S. Public Health Service