The Dying Season

by Tory Toles, MD The Dying Season Lives…loss of life, gift of life, many nights in one life.Many nights in many lives.Heaviness.Significance.You’ve taught me more.I won’t forget.That night. One night.Many nights. Winter, the dying season. I heard a colleague refer to the winter months as the dying season and yes, as a resident covering the … More The Dying Season

Representation Matters

by Stephanie Rolon-Rodriguez, MD “Dr. Rolon-Rodriguez.” The sound of it still startles me. Maybe it’s be the excitement of finally finishing medical school, or the butterflies that arise in my stomach with the responsibility that comes along with the title. You see, I am the first person to pursue a career in medicine in my … More Representation Matters