KevinMD Can Doctors See Beyond Patients' Weight? A sibling shares his account of his sister's weight loss, the commentary and judgment that accompanied it, and the terrible outcome of its aftermath.
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Atlantic Why Women Still Can't Have It All A woman who had one of the most powerful jobs in the State Department stepped down to spend time with her family. She discusses the gender divide in making such a choice, and provides perspective on how the workplace for both women AND men might change if we approach the topic of career and family differently.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoOctober 19, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: / / /
TEDx Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong
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Transgender health blog a military blog advising and reflecting on issues w/ regard to the transgender community.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 21, 2017Topics: Keywords: /
washington post Muslim doctor: My patient refused to let me treat her because of my religion How Dr. Jalal Baig handled a patient who refused to be treated by her because she is Muslim, and how the goodness she draws from that religion helped her cope with the hurtful situation in a positive way.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 11, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
TEDx Why I keep speaking up, even when people mock my accent Safwat Saleem asks us to challenge the definition of "normal" in this speech on racism and finding your voice.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJuly 18, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / /
nejm "Be Careful. He's Violent." How quickly do we label patients as difficult rather then taking the time to realize they may be scared and feeling powerless? When was it deemed OK to let professionalism slip due to a challenging patient?
Contributor: Karlen BaderJune 29, 2016Topics: Keywords: / /
Project Implicit Project Implicit A series of implicit association tests that offer insight into our implicit biases.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinMay 8, 2016Topics: / / / / / Keywords: / / / / /
NPR Remembering Anaracha, Lucy and Betsey: The Mothers of Modern Gynecology A discussion on the enslaved women experimented on at the birth of modern gynecology and how some of the bias they experience still occur today in medicine.
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