Friday, June 27, 2008
Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Reader's Digest offered two dozen doctors a chance to tell it like it really is, and general practitioners, surgeons, shrinks, pediatricians, and other specialists took the challenge. Some wanted to be anonymous; some didn't care. But all of them revealed funny, frightening, and downright shocking things that can help you be a better, smarter patient.
Posted by YJHM Editors at 2:59 PM
The Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) at the Arnold P. Gold Foundation for Humanism in Medicine, seeks a seasoned program officer to lead the society through its growth and expansion.
Posted by YJHM Editors at 10:18 AM
Thursday, June 19, 2008
Theodore Dalrymple, a.k.a. Dr. Anthony Daniels, is a retired doctor and psychiatrist currently working at a slum hospital and prison in Birmingham, England. He writes for the New English Review. This piece deals with the idea of keeping our troubles to ourselves, the antithesis of modern psychotherapy: “It is an unfashionable truth in these times of psychobabble and emotional intelligence, but a trouble shared is often a trouble doubled.” (Thanks to Brian Maurer for this post.)
Posted by YJHM Editors at 4:19 PM
Wednesday, June 11, 2008
Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Nationally prominent experts in medical and health care ethics with credentials in medicine, philosophy, and theology will be among the speakers during Baylor University's annual Medical Ethics Conference on June 13-14 at George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor campus.
Posted by YJHM Editors at 10:16 PM