On Medicine and Life

A physician meetup on first Wednesdays
45 minutes of conversation + 10 minute meditation.

All allopathic physicians (MD, DO, MBBS) welcome.

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there. 
-Rumi

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Next meeting: Wednesday July 7, 2021
8:00-9:00pm Eastern time via Zoom

Topic
Empathy: What does it mean? How important is it in medicine? How can we cultivate it?

The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy. We can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
-Meryl Streep

Walk with me for a while, my friend, you in my shoes, and I in yours, and then let us talk.
-Richelle E. Goodrich

I think we all have empathy. We may not have enough courage to display it.
-Maya Angelou