Women in White Coats Turns ONE YEARS OLD!

Women in White Coats Turns ONE YEARS OLD!

Today, the Women in White Coats Blog turns ONE YEARS OLD!!!When we launched our book "The Chronicles of Women in White Coats" back in May of 2018, we knew there were many more stories to be told and that Women...

Putting on My First White Coat

Putting on My First White Coat

White Coat Ceremony. This ceremony is a time of celebration that symbolizes the beginning. Many doctorate programs have white coat ceremonies which include dental and medical school. Each of these fields designate the white coat ceremony...

Physician Suicide Awareness Day

Physician Suicide Awareness Day

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide rates in the United States increased more than 30% from 1999 to 2017. More than half (54%) of people who died by suicide did not...

Doctoring In My Sleep

Doctoring In My Sleep

We are trained to do this in our sleep.  More than ten years out from my residency graduation, I look back at my training and reflect on why exactly it was so grueling and arduous. I remember the innumerable ICU and Trauma rotations, overnight calls and night...

5 Simple Ways to Add Happiness To Your Day

5 Simple Ways to Add Happiness To Your Day

My name is Claudine Courey and I wear my white coat everyday as an optometrist from Montreal, Canada!  As with many of you, I wear many other “coats” in life as a mother, spouse, daughter, friend, business owner, all while trying to keep it together!   What I have...

Gender Pay Disparity in Medicine is Real

Gender Pay Disparity in Medicine is Real

September is Women in Medicine Month. This past week, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) highlighted 2 papers which studied the #genderdisparities amongst pediatricians.  These studies found important #genderdifferences regarding BOTH income and households....

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