Sep 17, 2018, 14:31 PM
For Exton Physicians, Medicine Is A Family Affair
For Valerie Vilbert, DO, and Linda Vilbert, DO, “family medicine” can take on a literal meaning.
Sep 11, 2018, 08:30 AM
Member Voice: I Believe in the Art of Medicine
Candace Good, MD believes there is power in a health care provider taking time to listen to a patient.
Sep 4, 2018, 10:25 AM
Women In Medicine: 7 Voices Tracking the Pace of Progress in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania has seen a 43 percent increase in women physicians over the past 10 years. The Pennsylvania Medical Society provides seven perspectives on the pace of progress.
Aug 16, 2018, 13:15 PM
Member Perspective: A Dash Of Hope
PAMED member Ira Sharp, MD, chronicles his journey through cancer and how his experience as a patient can provide lessons for physicians.
Jul 25, 2018, 13:16 PM
Medical Record Disposition: What Physicians Should Know
Find out what to do with medical records when a physician retires or passes away.
Jul 12, 2018, 15:34 PM
The Fourth Trimester: Case Made for Paid, Job-Protected Leave for New Moms
Sherry Blumenthal, MD, Co-Chair of PAMED's Women Physicians Caucus, blogs about maternity leave.
Mar 19, 2018, 09:00 AM
All Physicians Are Vital to Emergency Preparedness
Pennsylvania emergency physician Douglas Kupas, MD, shares why all physicians have special skills and a moral duty to be prepared, to help prepare the public, and to react to violence and injury in our communities.
Feb 13, 2018, 09:03 AM
Member Perspective: Health Care and Rights for Women in Uganda
As a retired obstetrician/gynecologist, I cannot help writing about a recent trip to Uganda to trek gorillas and chimpanzees, where I learned so much more than ape behavior.
Jan 4, 2018, 12:09 PM
10 Ways for Physicians to Be a Part of Teen Health Week
Teen Health Week began in Pennsylvania and has transformed into a global event. Guest blogger Laura Offutt, MD, provides a guide for physicians and practices to participate in their community.
Dec 27, 2017, 12:08 PM
Commentary—The War on Women: Changing the Cultural Acceptance
Sherry Blumenthal, MD, Chair of PAMED's Women Physicians Caucus, blogs about how to change the culture of gender inequality in medicine.
Oct 19, 2017, 12:09 PM
New PAMED President: Join Me in Defining the Future of Health Care Delivery
Guest blogger Theodore Christopher, MD, FACEP, professor and chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, became PAMED's next President.
Sep 29, 2017, 12:08 PM
The Dreaded Student Loans: 5 Easy Tips to Defeat Your Student Loans
In this blog, Wendy Palastro, MD, shares her five tips for defeating medical student loans.