logo-v5 Something Only I Can See A woman named Jill Viles with muscular dystrophy tried to convince doctors (MD's & PhD's) that she has the same disorder as a Olympic athlete. Despite their denial and dismissing her as mentally ill, Jill was determined to prove to them and others that her belief was real.
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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.
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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?
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Project Implicit Project Implicit A series of implicit association tests that offer insight into our implicit biases.
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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.
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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: / / / / /