The Journal of Maine Medical Center (JMMC) was founded by the Department of Medical Education, Maine Medical Center, in 2018.   It is an open-access journal that applies the Creative Commons licenses (CC-BY) to all works published. It is devoted to supporting the academic mission through publication of high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarly work. Areas of focus include health care innovation, interprofessional healthcare and education, rural medicine and professional engagement and development. 

From the Editor

Original Research


Virtual Coaching and Deliberate Practice to Enhance Medical Students' Clinical Reasoning during Oral Case Presentations
Nicole Akar-Ghibril MD; Cristina Carter MD; Gabrina Dixon MD, MEd; Ellen Goldman MEd, MBA; and Mary C. Ottolini MD, MPH, MEd

Innovation Highlights

Case Reports


Small Cell Lung Cancer Presenting with Personality Change
Brian F. King, Heidi Horstman, and Katherine Rizzolo

Research Letter


Injection drug use and care charges for infective endocarditis
Verity N. Ramirez, Jenny L. Carwile, Kristina Rokas, Wendy Craig, and Kinna Thakarar