A Care Conference

By: Zoe Cross, MD stop me if you’ve heard this one:an oncologist, a radiologist, a surgeon, and a patient walk into a roomwon’t you please sit down Ms. Mthank you doctorthank you for coming in this morning Ms. Mthank you doctorwe thought it would be prudent to meet in person to discuss your results, Ms. … More A Care Conference

Study: Primary Care Doctors Increase Life Expectancy, But Does Anyone Care?

Contributor – Robert Pearl, M.D. Originally published on Forbes.com in April 2019 In a shocking development that could transform the medical profession, the International Journal of Health Services published the findings of a study titled, “Primary care, specialty care, and life chances.” Using multiple regression analysis, the researchers concluded that “primary care is by far the most … More Study: Primary Care Doctors Increase Life Expectancy, But Does Anyone Care?

Notes from the 2019 National Transgender Health Summit

By: Robin Brown, MD Earlier this month I had a sun-filled weekend in the Bay Area attending the National Transgender Health Summit hosted by UCSF. In between my hunt for the best burrito and rapid consumption of fancy coffee, I attended three days of conference. The content was widespread, addressing current practices as well as … More Notes from the 2019 National Transgender Health Summit

Embracing the Noise as a Clinical Psychology Trainee

By: Ruben Tinajero, MS Five years ago, when I first came to Salt Lake City to obtain clinical psychology training at the University of Utah, I was excited about the opportunity to obtain research and clinical training in health psychology. During my second year in the program, I completed my first practicum training at the … More Embracing the Noise as a Clinical Psychology Trainee