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Forget Mansplaining—Stop Pansplaining

Elizabeth M LaRusso, MD

Jan 10, 2022

Read Of Complaints and Concerns: Finding Meaning in Medicine for Patientsarticle image

Of Complaints and Concerns: Finding Meaning in Medicine for Patients

Henry Bair

Jan 5, 2022 Link to Of Complaints and Concerns: Finding Meaning in Medicine for Patients

Read To the Physician Who Gave Me Positive Feedbackarticle image

To the Physician Who Gave Me Positive Feedback

Micaela Stevenson

Jan 3, 2022 Link to To the Physician Who Gave Me Positive Feedback

Read 5 Ways to Set Yourself Up For Financial Success From Residencyarticle image

5 Ways to Set Yourself Up For Financial Success From Residency

Altelisha Taylor, MD

Dec 20, 2021 Link to 5 Ways to Set Yourself Up For Financial Success From Residency

Read 10 Ways to Improve Work-Life Balance as a Physician and Motherarticle image

10 Ways to Improve Work-Life Balance as a Physician and Mother

Mehvish Khan, MD

Dec 13, 2021 Link to 10 Ways to Improve Work-Life Balance as a Physician and Mother

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Is Your Bedside Manner Something Your Patients Brag About?

Lloyd D Holm, DO

Dec 10, 2021 Link to Is Your Bedside Manner Something Your Patients Brag About?

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Combating Race-Based Medicine

Micaela Stevenson

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Read The Ailments For Which We Cannot Prescribe Equally Matterarticle image

The Ailments For Which We Cannot Prescribe Equally Matter

Thelben Mullett, MD, FAAP

Dec 2, 2021 Link to The Ailments For Which We Cannot Prescribe Equally Matter

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When a Mistake Haunts You — And What to Do About It

Amy Vertrees, MD

Dec 1, 2021 Link to When a Mistake Haunts You — And What to Do About It

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Why Networking Is Important for Medical Students

Jared Sharza

Nov 29, 2021 Link to Why Networking Is Important for Medical Students

Read Harm Reduction in Unvaccinated (and All Other) Patientsarticle image

Harm Reduction in Unvaccinated (and All Other) Patients

Sunny Kung, MD

Nov 8, 2021 Link to Harm Reduction in Unvaccinated (and All Other) Patients

Read 5 Tips From a Doctor Who Increased Their Net Worth $800k in a Yeararticle image

5 Tips From a Doctor Who Increased Their Net Worth $800k in a Year

Jordan Frey, MD

Nov 5, 2021 Link to 5 Tips From a Doctor Who Increased Their Net Worth $800k in a Year

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Why This Radiologist Recommends Series I Savings Bonds

John Lim, MD

Nov 5, 2021 Link to Why This Radiologist Recommends Series I Savings Bonds

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Brief Tips and Best Practices for Virtual Conferences

Shumei Man, MD PhD, FAHA and 1 other

Oct 25, 2021 Link to Brief Tips and Best Practices for Virtual Conferences

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How to Support Grieving Patients During COVID-19

Jennifer Reid, MD

Oct 20, 2021 Link to How to Support Grieving Patients During COVID-19

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3 Steps Toward Financial Independence for Doctors

Christopher H. Loo, MD-PhD

Oct 18, 2021 Link to 3 Steps Toward Financial Independence for Doctors

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What You Need to Know About Becoming a CMO

Abraham Kim

Oct 11, 2021 Link to What You Need to Know About Becoming a CMO

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5 Life Lessons for the Working Clinician

Cindy Tsai, MD

Oct 11, 2021 Link to 5 Life Lessons for the Working Clinician

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My Struggle With “Chronic Invisibility”

Anonymous

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Read To Close the Gender Gap in Health Care, We Must Empower Through Our Collective Voicearticle image

To Close the Gender Gap in Health Care, We Must Empower Through Our Collective Voice

Rakhee Kapadia Bhayani, MD

Oct 5, 2021 Link to To Close the Gender Gap in Health Care, We Must Empower Through Our Collective Voice

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5 Rules I Follow To Write a Personal Statement

Natasha Babar, MD

Oct 5, 2021 Link to 5 Rules I Follow To Write a Personal Statement

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3 Ways Hospitals Can Prepare for Major Emergencies

Joy K Anderson, MD

Sep 20, 2021 Link to 3 Ways Hospitals Can Prepare for Major Emergencies