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

Sara Khan, MD

Sep 7, 2021

Read The Emotional Dilemma of Balancing Studying and Livingarticle image

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

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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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

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

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

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

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

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

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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American Pandemic

Julie Schlegel, MD

Mar 29, 2021 Link to American Pandemic

Read Capturing the Enormity of My Mentorarticle image

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

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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Conversations With Cadavers

Vongai Mlambo

Mar 2, 2021 Link to Conversations With Cadavers

Read For Judy: A Poem, A Prayer, and a Toastarticle image

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

Read Regarding a Letter to a Dying Friendarticle image

Regarding a Letter to a Dying Friend

Lawrence Hergott, MD

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

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Slaying the Beast of Vile, Together

Hamza A Lodhi, MD

Feb 9, 2021 Link to Slaying the Beast of Vile, Together

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An American X-Ray

Heba Haleem

Feb 3, 2021 Link to An American X-Ray

Read Medicine is Like a Rosebusharticle image

Medicine is Like a Rosebush

Shreya Sreekantaswamy, MD

Jan 29, 2021 Link to Medicine is Like a Rosebush

Read Meeting Our Venerable Hostsarticle image

Meeting Our Venerable Hosts

Wesley Chou

Jan 13, 2021 Link to Meeting Our Venerable Hosts

Read From Hoarding to Sorting: Cluttering Explained article image

From Hoarding to Sorting: Cluttering Explained

Elizabeth Moham

Jan 7, 2021 Link to From Hoarding to Sorting: Cluttering Explained

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My Anatomy Partner 'Arthur'

Joy Alvarado, MD

Dec 15, 2020 Link to My Anatomy Partner 'Arthur'