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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Annals-IM-LOGO1 Reflections on Marriage Equality Despite the Supreme Court's recent decision to sign marriage equality into law, the LGBT community till faces hurdles, particularly in ensuring adequate medical care. *Copyright held by Annals of Internal Medicine. To access, you will need a personal or institutional subscription.
Contributor: Karlen BaderFebruary 16, 2016Topics: / / Keywords: / / / /
HuffPost-social-icon-00-default Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person Instead of using the term “white privilege,” Gina Crosley-Corcoran encourages the term “intersectionality,” remarking that one may be privileged in some ways but not in others.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJanuary 22, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / / /
Pulse A Routine Transgender Visit Nate Fondell describes his first experience with a transgender patient and relays his passion for making every patient feel accepted, comfortable, and that they are receiving the best possible care.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJanuary 21, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / /
this american life logo The Problem We All Live With Right now, all sorts of people are trying to rethink and reinvent education, to improve outcomes. But there's one thing nobody tries anymore, despite lots of evidence that it works: desegregation. Nikole Hannah-Jones looks at a district that, not long ago, accidentally launched a desegregation program. First of a two-part series.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 18, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / / / / /
washington post American Muslim doctors feel greater scrutiny, even patients' suspicions Reporter Lena H. Sun discusses the prevalence of workplace discrimination among American Muslim physicians and the challenges they face.
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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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