Ali Ahmed

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Can Machines Become Moral?

The question is heard more and more often, both from those who think that machines cannot become moral, and who think that to believe otherwise is a …

Artificial Intelligence

Bouncing Back

The early years of medical training can be stressful, even traumatic at times, as students and residents directly confront the mortality of their …

Harvard Medical School

What Are the Ethical Implications of Emerging Tech?

This article was originally published by Agenda, a blog operated by the World Economic Forum, on 4 March, 2015. In the past four decades, technology …

World Economic Forum

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There are many reasons why a cookie could not be set correctly. Below are the most common reasons:<p>You have cookies disabled in your browser. You need …

IT security

Laura Schulz

Loading the player ...<p>Massachusetts Institute of Technology<p>Date:<p>October 2, 2010<p>Speakers:<p>DOWNLOAD Audio:<p>Laura Schulz is a Professor of Cognitive …

Cognition

Measuring 'Virtue' in Medicine

docMeasuring 'Virtue' in Medicine<br>24 Pages<p>AuthorsBen Kotzee + 1<p>connect to download<p>Get doc<p>Download<p>AuthorsBen Kotzee + 1<p>READ PAPER<p>GET file<p>×Close<p><b>Log</b> …

Medicine

Humanizing Physicians & The Future of Medicine

Blog post by Joe Babaian<p>Reach for it. Push yourself as far as you can. – Christa McAuliffe<p>For some time we’ve been hearing the cacophonic drumbeat of …

Digital Health

Medicine in the Digital Age

The future of healthcare is connected, patient-centered, mobile and social. Are you prepared for what lies ahead?

Digital Age

How Long Does the Residency Match Algorithm Take To Run?

<i>By</i> <i>Vishnu Ravi</i><i>, Physician-in-training & Software Developer</i><p>Around this time of year, final-year medical students are preparing their rank lists for the …

How to Teach Doctors Empathy

The patient was dying and she knew it. In her mid-50s, she had been battling breast cancer for years, but it had spread to her bones, causing …

7 Ways to Inspire, Engage and Enable YOUR Greatest Potential

What is the value proposition that will fuel your purpose, passionate engagement and success? Irene Becker, Just Coach It-The 3Q Edge™ (IQ-EQ-SQ) 3Q …

Motivation

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Phones

What a Handshake Smells Like

A new paper argues that the gesture may have evolved to allow people to judge one another's scent signals.<p>In 2010, to prepare its dealers for the launch of a new sales promotion, the U.K. arm of Chevrolet commissioned Geoffrey Beattie, a professor of psychology at the University of Manchester, to …

Body Language

Tips on Using Twitter for Conferences and Events: Ideas for Organisers and Participants

<b>The Twitter Back Channel</b><p>The term “back channel” generally refers to an online conversation about a conference topic or speaker. Twitter is now used …

Social Media

Is Leadership a Physician Competency?

Are physicians “leaders”? Put another way, is “leadership” a necessary or even desirable attribute of the aspiring or practicing medical doctor? The …

Medical Education

Do Starbucks Employees Have More Emotional Intelligence than Your Physician?

A cranky customer snaps at his barista, lodging an unjustifiable complaint about the service, the temperature of the drink…about anything and everything. He came into the store angry (and in pain from a chronic illness) and he needed something–or someone!–to take it out on. He is met by a …

The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to Be a Great Teacher

<b>You are Compassionate</b><p>Teaching is a very humanistic profession, and compassion is the utmost feeling of understanding, and showing others you are …

Facebook will soon be able to ID you in any photo

Appear in a photo taken at a protest march, a gay bar, or an abortion clinic, and your friends might recognize you. But a machine probably won't—at …

Social learning rant

How Doctors Think: The Dilemma of Misdiagnosis

What Makes a Great Resident Teacher: JGME

Let’s talk journals, knowledge translation, and building our community of practice around scholarship hot topics specifically in medical education. …

Medical Education

Diagnostic Process

The Great Brain Mapping Debate

Open Source Is Data Science's Missing Ingredient

Here’s the dilemma: your company has lots of data and little clue what to do with it. So you figure you should hire a data scientist but, as it turns out, they’re in short supply. Good ones, anyway.<p>What do you do?<p>As an increasing number of companies are figuring out, you grow them. But not just …