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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The Day of Surgery: The Gas

Joshua Goldman, MD

Jun 10, 2019

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Takotsubo

Mariam Gomaa

May 24, 2019 Link to Takotsubo

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Song of My Cells: The Pathologist's Poem

David Weissmann, MD

Apr 19, 2019 Link to Song of My Cells: The Pathologist's Poem

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'The Harshness of the Words Remembered': A Poem for Doctor Artists

Frank Cusimano

Apr 11, 2019 Link to 'The Harshness of the Words Remembered': A Poem for Doctor Artists

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My Patients, My Heart, My Heavy Weight

Andrea Eisenberg, MD

Apr 8, 2019 Link to My Patients, My Heart, My Heavy Weight

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

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'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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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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Painting the Pain

Heather Finlay-Morreale, MD

Feb 13, 2019 Link to Painting the Pain

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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

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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'

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'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'

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'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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Before I Forget

Brian Gilmer, MD

Jan 24, 2019 Link to Before I Forget

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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

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Chief complaint: “He predicts earthquakes”

Ronald Louie, MD

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

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What It Means To Be A Physician

Frank Cusimano

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

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“He Spied the Box of Silly, Tattered Toys”

Ronald Louie, MD

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

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“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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“Grappling This Present Moment”

Ronald Louie, MD

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

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"Love Is What Keeps Me Here"

Monisha Vasa, MD

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

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“My First Patient Is My Doctor”

Pratibha Anand

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