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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Excerpt from 'The Surgeon's Obol': A Look into the First Year of Surgical Internship

Arthur B. Williams, MD

Apr 4, 2019

Read 'You Need Help But Not From Us': A Poem on Burnoutarticle image
Rita Agarwal, MD Link to Rita Agarwal, MD's page

'You Need Help But Not From Us': A Poem on Burnout

Rita Agarwal, MD

Mar 27, 2019 Link to 'You Need Help But Not From Us': A Poem on Burnout

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Enoemem Okpokpo Link to Enoemem Okpokpo's page

Maintaining Curiosity For Patients Through Sketch Drawing

Enoemem Okpokpo

Feb 28, 2019 Link to Maintaining Curiosity For Patients Through Sketch Drawing

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Heather Finlay-Morreale, MD Link to Heather Finlay-Morreale, MD's page

Painting the Pain

Heather Finlay-Morreale, MD

Feb 13, 2019 Link to Painting the Pain

Read More Than MD: Our Creative Outlets Can Make Us Better Doctorsarticle image
Akua Ampadu, MD Link to Akua Ampadu, MD's page

More Than MD: Our Creative Outlets Can Make Us Better Doctors

Akua Ampadu, MD

Feb 6, 2019 Link to More Than MD: Our Creative Outlets Can Make Us Better Doctors

Read The New 'Golden Age' of Medicine: 'There's No Better Time to Be a Doctor'article image
Arlen David Meyers, MD, MBA Link to Arlen David Meyers, MD, MBA's page

The New 'Golden Age' of Medicine: 'There's No Better Time to Be a Doctor'

Arlen David Meyers, MD, MBA

Feb 5, 2019 Link to The New 'Golden Age' of Medicine: 'There's No Better Time to Be a Doctor'

Read 'I Try to Remember the Breath I Was Born With'article image
authorLink to Samantha Williams's page

'I Try to Remember the Breath I Was Born With'

Samantha Williams

Feb 4, 2019 Link to 'I Try to Remember the Breath I Was Born With'

Read 'The Needle in His Arm, the Fall From Grace'article image
Monisha Vasa, MD Link to Monisha Vasa, MD's page

'The Needle in His Arm, the Fall From Grace'

Monisha Vasa, MD

Jan 28, 2019 Link to 'The Needle in His Arm, the Fall From Grace'

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Brian Gilmer, MD Link to Brian Gilmer, MD's page

Before I Forget

Brian Gilmer, MD

Jan 24, 2019 Link to Before I Forget

Read Side Hustles: Good Ideas, Bad Ideas, and Lawsuits Waiting to Happenarticle image
authorLink to A Doctor's Worth's page

Side Hustles: Good Ideas, Bad Ideas, and Lawsuits Waiting to Happen

A Doctor's Worth

Jan 11, 2019 Link to Side Hustles: Good Ideas, Bad Ideas, and Lawsuits Waiting to Happen

Read Chief complaint: “He predicts earthquakes”article image
Ronald Louie, MD Link to Ronald Louie, MD's page

Chief complaint: “He predicts earthquakes”

Ronald Louie, MD

Nov 8, 2018 Link to Chief complaint: “He predicts earthquakes”

Read What It Means To Be A Physicianarticle image
Frank Cusimano Link to Frank Cusimano's page

What It Means To Be A Physician

Frank Cusimano

Oct 18, 2018 Link to What It Means To Be A Physician

Read “He Spied the Box of Silly, Tattered Toys”article image
Ronald Louie, MD Link to Ronald Louie, MD's page

“He Spied the Box of Silly, Tattered Toys”

Ronald Louie, MD

Oct 12, 2018 Link to “He Spied the Box of Silly, Tattered Toys”

Read “All of It Was Majestic and Terrifying”article image
Monisha Vasa, MD Link to Monisha Vasa, MD's page

“All of It Was Majestic and Terrifying”

Monisha Vasa, MD

Sep 28, 2018 Link to “All of It Was Majestic and Terrifying”

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Ronald Louie, MD Link to Ronald Louie, MD's page

“Grappling This Present Moment”

Ronald Louie, MD

Sep 20, 2018 Link to “Grappling This Present Moment”

Read "Love Is What Keeps Me Here"article image
Monisha Vasa, MD Link to Monisha Vasa, MD's page

"Love Is What Keeps Me Here"

Monisha Vasa, MD

Sep 13, 2018 Link to "Love Is What Keeps Me Here"

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Pratibha Anand Link to Pratibha Anand's page

“My First Patient Is My Doctor”

Pratibha Anand

Sep 10, 2018 Link to “My First Patient Is My Doctor”

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Ai Yamasaki Link to Ai Yamasaki's page

“Healing Hands”

Ai Yamasaki

Sep 6, 2018 Link to “Healing Hands”

Read “Something Is off Tonight”article image
Dawn Gross, MD PhD Link to Dawn Gross, MD PhD's page

“Something Is off Tonight”

Dawn Gross, MD PhD

Aug 30, 2018 Link to “Something Is off Tonight”

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Sebastian Conti, MD Link to Sebastian Conti, MD's page

Bullet in the Heart

Sebastian Conti, MD

Aug 30, 2018 Link to Bullet in the Heart

Read “No One Learns in the Middle of a Crisis”article image
authorLink to Karlie Haug's page

“No One Learns in the Middle of a Crisis”

Karlie Haug

Aug 23, 2018 Link to “No One Learns in the Middle of a Crisis”

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Monisha Vasa, MD Link to Monisha Vasa, MD's page

What Needed to Be Said

Monisha Vasa, MD

Jul 26, 2018 Link to What Needed to Be Said