Fourth-year medical student Lee Ouyang on getting to know patients’ stories and seeing his colleagues do amazing things daily.
A social psychologist says that only by addressing breakdowns in physician engagement on a systemwide level will the incidence of burnout diminish.
Recent studies reveal that physicians’ gestures, language and level of warmth can have an impact that exceeds patients’ subjective experience of care.
Palliative care specialist Kyle P. Edmonds, MD, says medicine is a flawed, beautiful, human endeavor that calls on physicians to be curious, flexible and knowledgeable.
Frank Clark, MD, works to inspire the next generation of underrepresented minority students by sharing his successes—and his struggles.