Challenges in Medicine

Examining the issues in medicine that you, your colleagues, and your patients face.

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Clinician, How Can You Be A Better Ally?

Jennifer Anne Coleman

Mar 13, 2020

Read Learning to FLI: The Need for Community Among First-Generation Low Income Medical Studentsarticle image

Learning to FLI: The Need for Community Among First-Generation Low Income Medical Students

Randy Casals, MD

Feb 27, 2020 Link to Learning to FLI: The Need for Community Among First-Generation Low Income Medical Students

Read The Case for Medical Scribes Only Keeps Getting Strongerarticle image

The Case for Medical Scribes Only Keeps Getting Stronger

Kunal Sindhu, MD

Feb 25, 2020 Link to The Case for Medical Scribes Only Keeps Getting Stronger

Read Why Are Pharmacists Often Left Out of the Health Care Equation?article image

Why Are Pharmacists Often Left Out of the Health Care Equation?

Frieda Wiley

Feb 11, 2020 Link to Why Are Pharmacists Often Left Out of the Health Care Equation?

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The Dark Secret Behind New Hospital Designs

Theodora Swenson, MD

Feb 3, 2020 Link to The Dark Secret Behind New Hospital Designs

Read How Did the System That’s Supposed to Heal Get so Broken?article image

How Did the System That’s Supposed to Heal Get so Broken?

Max Blumberg, MD

Dec 18, 2019 Link to How Did the System That’s Supposed to Heal Get so Broken?

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Open Letter to My Colleagues: Culture Change is Everyone’s Responsibility

Ann Danoff, MD

Dec 9, 2019 Link to Open Letter to My Colleagues: Culture Change is Everyone’s Responsibility

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Dermatology Would Have More Diversity If It Had a Separate Match

Powell Perng, MD

Dec 2, 2019 Link to Dermatology Would Have More Diversity If It Had a Separate Match

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It’s Time to Stop the Pharmaceutical Marketing Money Machine

Arthur Lazarus, MD, MBA

Nov 22, 2019 Link to It’s Time to Stop the Pharmaceutical Marketing Money Machine

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Our Unhealthy Addiction to Health Insurance

Jeffrey S Gold, MD

Nov 19, 2019 Link to Our Unhealthy Addiction to Health Insurance

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Call Isn’t a Set of Manacles. It’s a Backpack You Can’t Take Off

Daniel Waters, DO

Nov 1, 2019 Link to Call Isn’t a Set of Manacles. It’s a Backpack You Can’t Take Off

Read Balancing Pros and Cons: What is the Best Insurance Plan For America? article image

Balancing Pros and Cons: What is the Best Insurance Plan For America?

Denise Powell, MD

Oct 31, 2019 Link to Balancing Pros and Cons: What is the Best Insurance Plan For America?

Read Where Have All the Doctors Gone?article image

Where Have All the Doctors Gone?

Valerie Anne Jones, MD

Oct 29, 2019 Link to Where Have All the Doctors Gone?

Read How Is A Sandcastle A Metaphor For Burnout? I'll Tell Youarticle image

How Is A Sandcastle A Metaphor For Burnout? I'll Tell You

Jennifer Lycette, MD

Oct 23, 2019 Link to How Is A Sandcastle A Metaphor For Burnout? I'll Tell You

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How Medicine Kills Creativity

Tara McCannel, MD, PhD

Oct 21, 2019 Link to How Medicine Kills Creativity

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The Paradox for Docs

Debra E. Blaine, MD

Oct 21, 2019 Link to The Paradox for Docs

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Chief Wellness Officer: New Opportunity, Necessary Role

Arthur Lazarus, MD, MBA

Oct 18, 2019 Link to Chief Wellness Officer: New Opportunity, Necessary Role

Read I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patientarticle image

I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patient

Nina M. Carroll, MD

Oct 15, 2019 Link to I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patient

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What is Cadillac Health Care Syndrome?

Joseph Francis Bentivegna, MD

Oct 2, 2019 Link to What is Cadillac Health Care Syndrome?

Read Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Drivingarticle image

Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Driving

Adam Rosen, DO

Sep 30, 2019 Link to Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Driving

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Does a Medical Board Consultant Have a Duty to Care?

Anne Phelan-Adams, MD

Sep 30, 2019 Link to Does a Medical Board Consultant Have a Duty to Care?

Read I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust? article image

I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust?

Phoebe Prioleau, MD

Sep 11, 2019 Link to I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust?