Doctors are worn down by paperwork and long hours, forced to focus on computer screens instead of their patients, plagued by feelings of eroding autonomy, traumatized by a pandemic—and trained to endure suffering with stoicism. What ails physicians bodes ill for their patients. Can the visual arts help revive their well-being? A year-long initiative from Penn Medicine and Philadelphia’s flagship art museums aims to test the theory at internet scale.
Perelmans give $225 million to the School of Medicine.
Northwestern’s J. Larry Jameson named new medical dean and EVP.
Medical Dean Rubenstein to step down in June 2011
School of Medicine ranked third in U.S. News