Tag: residency

Surgical Residents Experience Racial, Ethnic or Religious Discrimination Often

(Reuters Health) – Surgical residents commonly experience discrimination if they are members of racial or ethnic minorities, a new U.S. study finds. In the survey...

COMMENTARY: Social Distancing via TikTok: Education During COVID-19

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 15, 2020 — As doctors spend hours upon hours treating patients and the rest of...

Resident and Student Describe ‘New Normal’

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 10, 2020 — Cherie Fathy is an ophthalmology resident (PGY-3) at the Wills Eye Hospital...

Clinicians’ Choices Shouldn’t Be Judged

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 10, 2020 — Yesterday we celebrated the 12th birthday of my twins. We had a...

Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted, Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate

Fred Royal, the Milwaukee head of the NAACP, walks empty streets near his home in a largely black neighborhood hit hard by the coronavirus. He...

Bullying Common Among Surgeons

(Reuters Health) – Four in ten surgeons say they’ve been bullied, with many too worried about reprisals to report it, a new study finds. In...

COMMENTARY: NYU Med Student Joins COVID Fight: ‘Time to Step Up’

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — On the evening of March 24, I got the email. When the bolded...

US Lifts Visa Halt to Boost COVID-19 Physician Workforce

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 31, 2020 — New information from the US State Department indicates that it is lifting the suspension...

Control of COVID-19 in Nursing Homes Guidelines (2020)

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 30, 2020 — The guidelines on infection control and prevention of COVID-19 in nursing homes were...