Nov 16 2020
During my daughter's admission, I asked my wife to hide that I was a doctor working in the same complex, to avoid having to endure repeated insulting suggestions that I...
Nov 04 2020
Telemedicine, autism spectrum disorder and difficult conversations: challenging the 10,000-hour rule
I have sometimes left the Zoom meeting with a persistent draining feeling of inadequacy.
Oct 01 2020
IMGs clearly face discrimination in the CaRMS Match
Sep 09 2020
Sorush Rokui is a 4th year medical student at the University of British Columbia. Contrary to contemporary understanding of stoicism and the modern use of the adjective ‘stoic’, stoicism...
Sep 01 2020
Austin Lam is a medical student at the University of Toronto. The following two poems are reflections on the nature of interpersonal understanding, relating to the patient’s encounters with health care professionals....
Aug 14 2020
Yousuf Ahmed, Syed Anser Daud, and Isra Hussein are 3rd year medical students from the University of Toronto. John Kim, Maroof Khalid, Maham Khalid, and Samveg Shah are 3rd year medical...
Aug 05 2020
Fear is a key element of this response and is influenced by cultural scripts, such as those perpetuated in films.