Expert Insights

The Expert Insights series on Op-Med features interviews, resources, and insights from medical professionals on popular topics in medicine.

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End of an Era: The Medical Community Responds to the Elimination of Step 2 CS

Angelica Recierdo, MS, BSN and 2 others

Feb 3, 2021

Read Dr. Alexa Canady: The First Black Female Neurosurgeon in the USarticle image

Dr. Alexa Canady: The First Black Female Neurosurgeon in the US

Rosemarie Pitsch, MPH

Jan 26, 2021 Link to Dr. Alexa Canady: The First Black Female Neurosurgeon in the US

Read These 3 Schools Are Reenvisioning Medical Education, Starting With No Tuitionarticle image

These 3 Schools Are Reenvisioning Medical Education, Starting With No Tuition

Abraham Kim

Jan 26, 2021 Link to These 3 Schools Are Reenvisioning Medical Education, Starting With No Tuition

Read Turning the Corner Into 2021: The Most Important Post-COVID-19 Health Care Changesarticle image

Turning the Corner Into 2021: The Most Important Post-COVID-19 Health Care Changes

Abraham Kim and 2 others

Dec 17, 2020 Link to Turning the Corner Into 2021: The Most Important Post-COVID-19 Health Care Changes

Read Stories We Cherish: A Roundup of Memorable Holiday Patientsarticle image

Stories We Cherish: A Roundup of Memorable Holiday Patients

Angelica Recierdo, MS, BSN

Dec 17, 2020 Link to Stories We Cherish: A Roundup of Memorable Holiday Patients

Read Gratitude Remains in Style, Even in 2020article image

Gratitude Remains in Style, Even in 2020

Erin Mercer, MBA, MA, CCC-SLP

Dec 15, 2020 Link to Gratitude Remains in Style, Even in 2020

Read From Internist to ZDoggMD, How a Physician Found His Voice in a ‘Dysfunctional’ Health Care Systemarticle image

From Internist to ZDoggMD, How a Physician Found His Voice in a ‘Dysfunctional’ Health Care System

Abraham Kim

Dec 15, 2020 Link to From Internist to ZDoggMD, How a Physician Found His Voice in a ‘Dysfunctional’ Health Care System

Read Expert Insights: Providing Equitable, Affirming Care for LGBTQ+ Patientsarticle image

Expert Insights: Providing Equitable, Affirming Care for LGBTQ+ Patients

Kyler Koons, MA

Dec 8, 2020 Link to Expert Insights: Providing Equitable, Affirming Care for LGBTQ+ Patients

Read ASH 2020 Meeting Prep: A Guide to This Year's Meetingarticle image

ASH 2020 Meeting Prep: A Guide to This Year's Meeting

Felix Manuel Chinea, MD

Dec 1, 2020 Link to ASH 2020 Meeting Prep: A Guide to This Year's Meeting

Read The Pros and Cons of Taking a Conference Onlinearticle image

The Pros and Cons of Taking a Conference Online

James Friebe

Nov 30, 2020 Link to The Pros and Cons of Taking a Conference Online

Read Meet the First Female Neurosurgery Chief in the U.S.article image

Meet the First Female Neurosurgery Chief in the U.S.

Rosemarie Pitsch, MPH

Nov 30, 2020 Link to Meet the First Female Neurosurgery Chief in the U.S.

Read Much to Celebrate and Much to Defend: An NP Week Like No Otherarticle image

Much to Celebrate and Much to Defend: An NP Week Like No Other

Angelica Recierdo, MS, BSN

Nov 13, 2020 Link to Much to Celebrate and Much to Defend: An NP Week Like No Other

Read Meet The Unorthodocs: A Band of Clinicians Blowing Off Steam One Gig at a Timearticle image

Meet The Unorthodocs: A Band of Clinicians Blowing Off Steam One Gig at a Time

Karl U Bucus

Oct 19, 2020 Link to Meet The Unorthodocs: A Band of Clinicians Blowing Off Steam One Gig at a Time

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Is There a Doctor In This Forest?

Hallie Smith

Oct 13, 2020 Link to Is There a Doctor In This Forest?

Read Q&A with CDC's Dr. Redfield on Influenza Recommendations During the COVID-19 Pandemicarticle image

Q&A with CDC's Dr. Redfield on Influenza Recommendations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Erin Mercer, MBA, MA, CCC-SLP

Oct 12, 2020 Link to Q&A with CDC's Dr. Redfield on Influenza Recommendations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Read I Survived Ebola. This is What I Want You to Know About Trauma-Informed Carearticle image

I Survived Ebola. This is What I Want You to Know About Trauma-Informed Care

Angelica Recierdo, MS, BSN

Oct 6, 2020 Link to I Survived Ebola. This is What I Want You to Know About Trauma-Informed Care

Read We Asked, You Answered: What Are Your Thoughts on a COVID-19 Vaccine?article image

We Asked, You Answered: What Are Your Thoughts on a COVID-19 Vaccine?

Hallie Smith

Sep 1, 2020 Link to We Asked, You Answered: What Are Your Thoughts on a COVID-19 Vaccine?

Read When a Short-Term Medical Mission Just Isn't Enougharticle image

When a Short-Term Medical Mission Just Isn't Enough

Erin Mercer, MBA, MA, CCC-SLP

Aug 31, 2020 Link to When a Short-Term Medical Mission Just Isn't Enough

Read Medical Myths: Dead in One Place, Alive in Anotherarticle image

Medical Myths: Dead in One Place, Alive in Another

Abraham Kim

Aug 25, 2020 Link to Medical Myths: Dead in One Place, Alive in Another

Read Music for the OR: Upgrade Your Mixtapes to Playlistsarticle image

Music for the OR: Upgrade Your Mixtapes to Playlists

Karl U Bucus and 2 others

Jul 31, 2020 Link to Music for the OR: Upgrade Your Mixtapes to Playlists

Read Send Pics: A Round-up Reclaiming Professionalism in Medicine article image

Send Pics: A Round-up Reclaiming Professionalism in Medicine

Angelica Recierdo, MS, BSN

Jul 28, 2020 Link to Send Pics: A Round-up Reclaiming Professionalism in Medicine

Read The NBA Is Restarting Its Season in a Bubble. Clinicians Believe It Just Might Workarticle image

The NBA Is Restarting Its Season in a Bubble. Clinicians Believe It Just Might Work

Abraham Kim

Jul 21, 2020 Link to The NBA Is Restarting Its Season in a Bubble. Clinicians Believe It Just Might Work