There has been a recent surge in discussion about men’s fear to work alone with female colleagues in medicine. This reluctance puts both men and women at a disadvantage. Women are being excluded from career opportunities and men are missing out on the benefits of collaboration. As a victim of sexual misconduct during my own medical training, I find the recent increase of acceptance of reporting to be a step ...

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Sleep deprivation and medical errors are not the only issues that arise from long shifts. Aside from being dangerous, working 28 hours straight can teach new doctors that their health and even their life is not a priority. With extremely high rates of depression and suicide in this field, increasing work hours is not the step we should be taking. When I was interviewed by Public ...

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Since being fired from my program as a result of my cancer diagnosis, I am on a mission to help medical students and doctors. After starting the website, Improve Medical Culture, I have found that much of the general population has little sympathy for doctors. Some find us completely unrelatable. Because of this, I wrote the following comparison between dogfighting and medical training. I aim ...

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