Choosing Wisely®

An Initiative of the ABIM Foundation

A campaign to encourage physician and patient conversations about overuse and misuse of tests and procedures to help make smart care choices.

Choosing Wisely®

Teaching Professionalism

New resource for students and clinicians

A new book supports medical professionals working to advance the principles and commitments of Medical Professionalism in the New Millennium: A Physician Charter.

Teaching Professionalism

The Physician Charter

Medical Professionalism in the New Millenium

The Physician Charter identifies three fundamental principles that underlie professionalism in the 21st century: the primacy of patient welfare, patient autonomy and social justice.

The Physician Charter

Putting Quality Into Practice

Physicians in their own voices

A video compilation of real-world success stories in which physicians describe activities that have reinvigorated their love of medicine while improving patient care.

Putting Quality Into Practice
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The ABIM Foundation, in partnership with the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, announces a new grant program to support practicing physicians who are advancing professionalism. Learn more.


Three journal articles were awarded with the Professionalism Article Prize, which has been renamed to honor ABIM and ABIM Foundation President Emeritus John A. Benson Jr., MD.


A joint project of Costs of Care and the ABIM Foundation, the Teaching Value in Health Care Learning Network is a dynamic community of medical residents, students, faculty and others who are committed to learning and teaching the principles of stewardship and high-value care. Join our community