11 March, 2015

Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas: Compassion in the Brain

Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas, Ph.D., is the science director of the UC Berkeley Greater Good Science Center. In this talk for the 2012 Mindfulness and Compassion conference, Dr. Simon-Thomas explains the neurological mechanisms that support compassion--and why mindfulness meditation can help support the growth of compassion.

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4 March, 2015

Blije artsen, blije patiënten – Salmaan Sana bij BNR Gezond

Sorry, this entry is only available in Dutch.

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3 December, 2014

How to get naked with your doctor: Dr. Pamela Wible

Pamela Wible, M.D., is a family physician born into a family of physicians. Her parents warned her not to pursue medicine, but she followed her heart only to discover that to heal her patients she had to first heal her profession.

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25 November, 2014

Leana Wen: What your doctor won’t disclose

Wouldn’t you want to know if your doctor was a paid spokesman for a drug company? Or held personal beliefs incompatible with the treatment you want? Right now, in the US at least, your doctor simply doesn’t have to tell you about that. And when physician Leana Wen asked her fellow doctors to open up, the reaction she got was … unsettling.

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18 April, 2014

Elke IC-verpleegkundige en arts moet deze video zien

Kathy's story: I woke up on intensive care. My eyes were swollen shut. My jaw was wired closed. There was a machine forcing air through a hole in my throat. I couldn't see, I couldn't speak, I couldn't drink, I couldn't even breathe for myself but I could hear EVERYTHING!

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11 July, 2013

Do you see me?

A short film exploring the importance of seeing the person in the patient. Narrated by a patient and featuring the views of a doctor, nurse and occupational therapist, the film explores the themes of commitment to service, disillusionment and burnout, reconnecting to the heart of practice, and finding joy in work again.

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