Dr. Deb Hoffman shares her story of becoming a physician and the eventual burnout that lead her to finding a meaningful path in life and work.
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The Ying and Yang of Healthcare
BY STEVEN LEWIS
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013
ON FEB 27, 2013
Canada's health care system needs change, and presenter Steven Lewis has some ideas. Increasing ease of navigation for patients and increasing funding for preventative health are just two of them, shared here in a bid to transform Canada's health care system into one of the world's best.
Wellness by Design
BY MATTHEW RIDGWAY
@ VOL 1
ON JUN 28, 2013
Matthew Ridgway traces the many trends influencing new transportation development, and how increased population density, declining car use, and a return to full service neighborhoods ultimately signals good things for our jobs, health, and the American middle class.
What humanising healthcare and climbing mountains have in common
BY MATTHIJS BOSVELD
@ VOL 33
ON MAY 22, 2017
Advancements in technology are shaping the future of healthcare. The quality of care improves tremendously, but at the same time technology distances us from the human connection. As a medical student, Matthijs Bosveld experienced the lack of patient-centred education and felt the need to do something about this. Matthijs shares his experience in initiating change in medical education and draws on the similarities between climbing mountains and change.
On Being Human: Perspectives as a Doctor and as a Patient
BY JOHN MERRILL-STESKAL
@ VOL 13
ON MAR 16, 2018
Dr. John Merrill-Steskal shares perspectives on being human - from that of a physician as well as from his lifeーchanging journey as a cancer patient.
How to Leave Fear Behind on the Journey of Self-Discovery
BY JAY-RAM RAJENDRA
@ VOL 9
ON MAY 31, 2018
Jay-Ram Rajendra, Industrial Chemist
“How to Leave Fear Behind on the Journey of Self-Discovery”
As Bruce Lee once said, "All knowledge is self-knowledge." In our quest to understand ourselves, we tend to experience many emotions throughout our life, but none is as self-limiting as the feeling of fear. Join Jay-Ram in a moment of letting go of the illusion of fear so that we may discover our reality, and ultimately ourselves.
Discovering Your Inner Light
BY BODHI LING PATIL
@ VOL 2
ON NOV 07, 2018
In his presentation, Bodhi Ling Patel encourages us to let our inner light shine and to take care of our body, mind, and spirit. As a high school student concerned about depression and suicide among young people, he strives to live life to the fullest and spread the message that we all have a beautiful light within us.