Medical Humanities

Medical Humanities is a series on Op-Med, which showcases creative work by Doximity members. Art, music, dance, poetry, and all mixtures in-between or newly expressed are welcome.

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One Splits into Two, Two into Three

Eleanor Tanno, MD

Nov 29, 2021

Read A Bright Cry: A Child Born in the CCU article image
Lilit Sargsyan, MD Link to Lilit Sargsyan, MD's page

A Bright Cry: A Child Born in the CCU

Lilit Sargsyan, MD

Nov 16, 2021 Link to A Bright Cry: A Child Born in the CCU

Read Separating the Person from the Pathologyarticle image
Noah Feld Link to Noah Feld's page

Separating the Person from the Pathology

Noah Feld

Nov 1, 2021 Link to Separating the Person from the Pathology

Read Why I’m Laughing About Beets In the Exam Roomarticle image
Brian Gilmer, MD Link to Brian Gilmer, MD's page

Why I’m Laughing About Beets In the Exam Room

Brian Gilmer, MD

Oct 12, 2021 Link to Why I’m Laughing About Beets In the Exam Room

Read Our Carefully Assembled Selvesarticle image
Dahlia Kronfli Link to Dahlia Kronfli's page

Our Carefully Assembled Selves

Dahlia Kronfli

Oct 4, 2021 Link to Our Carefully Assembled Selves

Read The Hospital Chapelarticle image
Bonnie Salomon, MD Link to Bonnie Salomon, MD's page

The Hospital Chapel

Bonnie Salomon, MD

Sep 21, 2021 Link to The Hospital Chapel

Read 'She Was Blue in the Face With Hardly a Cry'article image
Sara Khan, MD Link to Sara Khan, MD's page

'She Was Blue in the Face With Hardly a Cry'

Sara Khan, MD

Sep 7, 2021 Link to 'She Was Blue in the Face With Hardly a Cry'

Read The Emotional Dilemma of Balancing Studying and Livingarticle image
Casey Schukow Link to Casey Schukow's page

The Emotional Dilemma of Balancing Studying and Living

Casey Schukow

Aug 20, 2021 Link to The Emotional Dilemma of Balancing Studying and Living

Read The Last Morning Glory My Father Sawarticle image
Gurpreet Kaur Padam, MD FAAFP, DipABLM Link to Gurpreet Kaur Padam, MD FAAFP, DipABLM's page

The Last Morning Glory My Father Saw

Gurpreet Kaur Padam, MD FAAFP, DipABLM

Aug 13, 2021 Link to The Last Morning Glory My Father Saw

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Soma Sundara Shravan Kuma Jyothula, MD FCCP Link to Soma Sundara Shravan Kuma Jyothula, MD FCCP's page

The Last Conversation

Soma Sundara Shravan Kuma Jyothula, MD FCCP

Aug 3, 2021 Link to The Last Conversation

Read The Sharp Stab of Inspiration and Pleuritic Chest Painarticle image
Jaya Mallidi, MD Link to Jaya Mallidi, MD's page

The Sharp Stab of Inspiration and Pleuritic Chest Pain

Jaya Mallidi, MD

Jul 6, 2021 Link to The Sharp Stab of Inspiration and Pleuritic Chest Pain

Read What Clinicians Can Learn From Poetryarticle image
Zainab Mabizari, MD Link to Zainab Mabizari, MD's page

What Clinicians Can Learn From Poetry

Zainab Mabizari, MD

Jun 23, 2021 Link to What Clinicians Can Learn From Poetry

Read Moments of a Life: A Reflective Poem on Patient and Human Connectionarticle image
Evelyn Bodenschatz Link to Evelyn Bodenschatz's page

Moments of a Life: A Reflective Poem on Patient and Human Connection

Evelyn Bodenschatz

Jun 22, 2021 Link to Moments of a Life: A Reflective Poem on Patient and Human Connection

Read We Are the Blessing, Not Dressed in Disguisearticle image
Kanesha Overton Link to Kanesha Overton's page

We Are the Blessing, Not Dressed in Disguise

Kanesha Overton

Jun 8, 2021 Link to We Are the Blessing, Not Dressed in Disguise

Read Photographing in Isolationarticle image
Omotola K. Ajibade, MD Link to Omotola K. Ajibade, MD's page

Photographing in Isolation

Omotola K. Ajibade, MD

Apr 29, 2021 Link to Photographing in Isolation

Read The Patient I Helped, The Man We Failedarticle image
Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS Link to Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS 's page

The Patient I Helped, The Man We Failed

Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS

Apr 23, 2021 Link to The Patient I Helped, The Man We Failed

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Julie Schlegel, MD Link to Julie Schlegel, MD's page

American Pandemic

Julie Schlegel, MD

Mar 29, 2021 Link to American Pandemic

Read Capturing the Enormity of My Mentorarticle image
Caroline G Ferris, MD Link to Caroline G Ferris, MD's page

Capturing the Enormity of My Mentor

Caroline G Ferris, MD

Mar 23, 2021 Link to Capturing the Enormity of My Mentor

Read Listen: A Song By A Psychiatrist and His Patientarticle image
Anand Jayanti, MD Link to Anand Jayanti, MD's page

Listen: A Song By A Psychiatrist and His Patient

Anand Jayanti, MD

Mar 16, 2021 Link to Listen: A Song By A Psychiatrist and His Patient

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Vongai Mlambo Link to Vongai Mlambo's page

Conversations With Cadavers

Vongai Mlambo

Mar 2, 2021 Link to Conversations With Cadavers

Read For Judy: A Poem, A Prayer, and a Toastarticle image
Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS Link to Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS 's page

For Judy: A Poem, A Prayer, and a Toast

Wayne Fox Larrabee, MD, MS, FACS

Feb 23, 2021 Link to For Judy: A Poem, A Prayer, and a Toast

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Lawrence Hergott, MD Link to Lawrence Hergott, MD's page

Regarding a Letter to a Dying Friend

Lawrence Hergott, MD

Feb 19, 2021 Link to Regarding a Letter to a Dying Friend