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Advocacy and Excellence

Advocacy and Excellence

Being a patient advocate is one of the most important things we do as Physicians. The most crucial elements of ...

Narrative Medicine: Why Stories Matter in Healthcare

Narrative Medicine: Why Stories Matter in Healthcare

There was a low rumble in the room. I couldn’t hear what anyone was saying above the din, but ...

What Type of Student Are You?

What Type of Student Are You?

Do the grades we receive in school define who we are therefore affecting who we will become? Does being an ...

Soft Skills Are Hard, But Necessary

Soft Skills Are Hard, But Necessary

Do you have the soft skills to be an empathetic physician? Thanks to advancements in technology some physicians haven’t ...

The Human Spirit

The Human Spirit

The human spirit is a powerful tool in healing and overcoming the most difficult situations. Our dire patients can test ...

In Search of Empathy

In Search of Empathy

Empathy is the ability to be affected by another person’s misfortune and the willingness to sacrifice on their behalf ...