Mar 13, 2018, 16:51 PM
Influencing Health Care Policy An ‘Inherent Responsibility’ for Physicians & Med Students
Medical student Eric Balaban say in a reality that needs change and a system that gives us a voice, there’s an inherent responsibility that we all must accept to get involved.
Feb 21, 2018, 14:28 PM
Member Perspective: If Medicine Is Our Profession, Politics Is Our Business
PAMED member Tani Malhotra, MD, says part of advocating for patients means educating policymakers who impact our health care delivery system.
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.
Dec 20, 2017, 12:08 PM
Pennsylvania Med Student Reflections – Hot Topics from the 2017 AMA-MSS Interim Meeting in Hawaii
PAMED sent medical students to the American Medical Association-Medical Students Section Interim Meeting of the House of Delegates this November 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Nov 1, 2017, 12:09 PM
Physician Q&A With Dr. Christopher Buzas
A colon and rectal surgeon at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Dr. Buzas is also president-elect of the Keystone Chapter of the American College of Surgeons.
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.
Oct 5, 2017, 12:09 PM
Physician Q&A With Michael Ascher, MD
An accomplished clinician and educator, Dr. Michael Ascher is an established writer with frequent mental health columns in Huffington Post.
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.
Sep 27, 2017, 12:08 PM
Physician Q&A With Dr. Lorraine Rosamilia
Dr. Lorraine Rosamilia was recently honored by Geisinger Health System for ranking in the top 10 percent in patient experience nationally at the health system's annual Top Patient Experience Clinicians Awards Dinner.
Sep 19, 2017, 12:09 PM
Member Perspective: Sexism is Alive and Well, Unfortunately
Sherry Blumenthal, MD, Chair of PAMED's Women Physicians Caucus believes it is our responsibility to educate colleagues sexism and inequality against women in medicine.