New York Times The "Madman" is back in the building A look at mental illness in the office place.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoSeptember 25, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: / /
NPR "Shooting Ghosts" - confronting the invisible injuries of war After Marine Sgt. Thomas ("TJ") Brennan was hit by the blast from a rocket-propelled grenade in Afghanistan in 2010, he suffered a traumatic brain injury that left him unable to recall much of his immediate past — including, at times, the name of his own daughter...
Contributor: Francesca CiminoSeptember 4, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: /
TED 12 truths I know for sure... a look at one woman's look back at her life at age 61
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 22, 2017Topics: / / Keywords: / /
TED My battle with anorexia Dave Chawner talks about his experience being anorexic
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 8, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: / / /
guardian Why is skinny shaming ok? Emma Woof discusses her perspective as a woman who is not overweight, although struggled with anorexia.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 1, 2017Topics: / / Keywords: / /
TED 10 ways to have a better conversation Right now America is more polarized than ever. Our lack of effective communication is one of the main contributors to this polarization. In this TED talk, Celeste Headlee outlines some effective strategies for having a healthy conversation.
Contributor: Araina FordFebruary 7, 2017Topics: / Keywords: /
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.
Contributor: Araina FordJanuary 18, 2017Topics: / / / / / / / Keywords: / / / / /
family-medicine Unwinnable Hands A great narrative that uses the metaphor of playing cards to the experience of life, dying & death. Life is not about always having a winning hand, its about being able to play the cards that are dealt and having the courage not to fold.
Contributor: Araina FordJanuary 13, 2017Topics: / / / / / Keywords: /
TED Lean In: Women in Business Sheryl Sandberg provides update to her book Lean In on the changes to women in the business world since her initial conversation-starting publication. Consider this when discussing women in medicine and balancing multiple roles and perceptions.
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