mscp-logo Near-Death Experience Leads Physician to Promote Empathy Dr. Rana L.A. Awdish's near-death experience due to an occult adenoma rupturing in her liver gave her a brand new perspective based on the lack of empathy she received as a patient. Her experience as a patient totally changed the way she practices, cares and treats her patients and she realized the vital importance of incorporating empathy in the medical field.
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New York Times What Disability Means Personal stories shared about disability, identity, pride and perspective.
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NYT A Conversation on Race Read multiple short stories about personal perspectives and experiences with race and identity in America.
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TEDx Phil Hansen: Embrace the Shake Artist Phil Hansen discusses how he found a way to use his disability, rather then battle to over come it, when his hand tremors were devastatingly preventing him from creating the art he loved.
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1*Xl7n67QLPld_5Pc-ydiSSA What I learned from 4 years working at McDonalds Author Kate Norquay writes about the implicit bias she had upon starting work at McDonalds
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emergency pedia The Tribal Nature of Medicine In this video, Dr. Victoria Brazil discusses tribalism in medicine and how this affects healthcare teams and ultimately patient care. The article further discusses types of teams and offers guidance for building a cohesive and functional healthcare team that is inclusive, rather than exclusive to other "tribes."
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NPR A Physician Asks: Is Being Black Bad For Your Health? Fresh Air- Terry Gross interviews Damon Tweedy, MD about his new memoir "Black Man in a White Coat". Reflections on race and how it factors in health care for black patients and becoming a black physician.
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about-moth Unusual Normality A war veteran's story of a second chance at childhood and appreciation of what one has
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CH4 Sex on Wheels BBC documentary on the sex lives of four people with disabilities from the newly disabled who is struggling to regain his previous sexuality to a virgin whose family is helping him hire an escort.
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