This week, the Commencement Archive features Dr. Kinari Webb’s speech titled “Circles of Compassion.” She delivered the keynote address at the 2017 Yale School of Medicine Commencement. Kinari Webb, M.D. is the founder of Health In Harmony, an organization that…

This week we have the pleasure of hearing Dr. Robert Wachter’s speech at the 2017 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Commencement, titled “Talk to the Radiologist.” Robert M. Wachter, M.D. is Professor and current Chair of the Department of…

We kick off the Commencement Archive with Dr. Claire Pomeroy’s 2017 commencement speech at Northeast Ohio Medical University titled “Your Gift (and Obligation)”. Claire Pomeroy, M.D., M.B.A. is current president and CEO of the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. Under…

A Rude Awakening: Addressing iatrogenic sleep disruption in the inpatient setting

The first thing I learned on my very first rotation was to never wake a sleeping patient. The first thing I learned on my most recent rotation was to never be afraid to wake a sleeping patient. With two completely…

Call for Submissions: The MSPress Journal

The MSPress Journal is now open for submissions. Submit your theses excerpts, scientific research papers, research essays, interviews, medical ethics essays, creative writing pieces, sound pieces, and visual art pieces for review by August 1st. Guidelines for submissions can be found…