Dear Dr. Robot: Get to work! (How Artificial Intelligence Weakens Physician’s Job Security)

Have you ever had a deep conversation with a robot? Lately, I’ve considered how my own inter-personal skills might be applied to technology. After all, I am an emergency medicine doctor who now manages a string of hospitals and must be helpful to members of my staff. What if I woke up one day and […]

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Life After Suicide Attempt: Gratitude, Forgiveness & Changes for Emergency Medicine Doctors

The doctor didn’t appear depressed, and says he had never been suicidal. Then one night, an emergency medicine physician named Michael “just snapped” and decided to take his own life. My first thought was his family. When a doctor is in that much pain, the distress has a ripple effect. It touches everyone in his […]

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