MESOTHELIOMA HUB: FIRST RESPONDERS AND MESOTHELIOMA

The generic term “first responder” refers to the first medically trained people to arrive at an emergency and offer medical care. Certified first responders (often referred to as “emergency medical responders” in the United States) are professionals who have received a specialized certification in providing pre-hospital care beyond first aid. These responders are trained to... Continue Reading →

VISIT DENVER: COLFAX AVENUE

What do actor Don Cheadle, comedian T.J. Miller, singer Judy Collins, astronaut Jack Swigert and Ruth Handler, the inventor of the Barbie doll, have in common? They all got their start on Colfax Avenue, famously nicknamed the “longest, wickedest street in America." The quote was dubiously attributed to Hugh Hefner in the 1970s, and truth... Continue Reading →

HEALTH ECAREERS: FEMALE GASTROENTEROLOGISTS MAKE SIGNIFICANTLY LESS THAN MALE COUNTERPARTS

It's no secret that female physicians still earn less than their male counterparts, and gastroenterology is no exception. In fact, according to two recent surveys, it's one of the specialties where the gender pay gap is most significant, along with vascular surgery, occupational medicine, pediatric endocrinology and pediatric rheumatology. According to last year's Doximity Physician... Continue Reading →

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