Matt Shuham

Matt Shuham is a news writer for TPM. He was previously associate editor of The National Memo and managing editor of the Harvard Political Review. He is available by email at and on Twitter @mattshuham.

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As the COVID-19 pandemic overwhelms health care systems in New York and other hard-hit states around the country, some medical schools are offering a months-early graduation to students who can help to staff strained hospitals.

On Wednesday night, the organization that accredits MD programs in the United States published guiding principles for early graduations “in the context of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic.”

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