residency

Race
Race

Vanderbilt Surgery Resident Says His Program Is Discriminating Against Him

“They didn’t even punish the guy who physically assaulted me,” Eugene Gu says.
Ankita Rao
1.18.18
DOCTORS
DOCTORS

More Than 50 Medical Groups Urge Congress to Act on DACA

Ending the program would make the doctor shortage worse and could affect care in underserved communities.
Jesse Hicks
12.14.17
Weed
Weed

A Surprising Number of Medical Residents Think Weed Is an FDA-Approved Drug

A small new survey is more evidence that med schools need to do a better job addressing marijuana.
Ashley Lyles
11.2.17
mental health
mental health

Doctors Are Afraid to Seek the Therapy They Often Recommend

Getting mental health support could put their jobs at risk.
Ashley Lyles
10.17.17
Weed
Weed

Med Students Aren’t Taught How to Prescribe Marijuana

More than half of states have legalized medical weed but med schools haven't caught up yet.
Jesse Hicks
9.18.17
Seriously What?
Seriously What?

Wisconsin Bill Would Ban Doctors From Learning How to Perform Abortions

Despite the fact that med schools are required to offer abortion training to residents.
Amber Brenza
7.17.17
We Asked
We Asked

How Do Medical Residents Stay Awake During Long Shifts?

What happens in the hospital stays in the hospital. Mostly because these doctors were too tired to remember any of it.
Emily Cassel
6.12.17
Tonic Talks
Tonic Talks

We Talked to the Ex-NFL Player Going to Harvard For Neurosurgery

Myron Rolle is a black athlete who will soon be a black surgeon—two realities that come with contrasting expectations.
Austin Williams
3.21.17
We Asked
We Asked

How Much Do 30-Hour Shifts Suck for Medical Residents?

A lot.
Dhruv Khullar
3.8.17