Managing Editor, news site, for natl. association in DC. Past: managing editor for consumer health website; publications manager for a nonprofit; freelance journalist, and communications consultant.
AAMCNews, Read All About It
AAMCNews celebrates its first year with a steady growth in page views, a national award, and an expanding archive. A few words from Editor Eve Glicksman.
Interview with Doris Kearns Goodwin
Goodwin is lively, gracious, and (of course) knowledgeable.
Helping Torture Survivors Build a New Life
"People come to the doctor with their symptoms, not their stories."
Physicians treat trauma stemming from human rights abuses.
Throughout history, transgender people have been misunderstood and seldom studied. That’s beginning to change.
Transgender terminology: It's complicated
Learn the proper terms. (sidebar)
The Bagelization of America
Essay on the history of the bagel.
Doomed to Die
Despite the availability of prenatal screening tests, Tay-Sachs, Canavan, and other genetic diseases with a Jewish link still bring tragedy to some families.
The Phantom Formula
A peek backstage behind a live Phantom of the Opera production.
What's So Funny?
Sit-Coms: Can the laugh track, please.
What Do I Do? Teaching Doctors How to Navigate Tough Ethical Questions
Physicians make decisions every day that have an ethical or moral component. How can medical school students and residents be trained to do the right things?
Wanting It All: A New Generation of Physicians Seeks Work-Life Balance
Can we change the culture of medicine to accommodate physicians who want more time outside of work? (See p. 6)
Taming the In-Laws
Tips for getting along with your beloved's family.
Roommates: When Sharing a Living Space Goes Awry
Tales from the front line.
Earlier autism interventions
New research is advancing our understanding of autism and highlighting the need for earlier interventions.
Unconscious Bias in Academic Medicine: Overcoming the ...
Medical schools are trying to train students, residents, and faculty to overcome the prejudices they don't know they have.