Making a list, checking it twice
Nov. 18, 2020

Top 10 holiday gifts for doctors and med students in 2020

During a year like no other, we hunted for holiday gifts that will make DOs’ and medical students’ lives easier, inject a little magic into their daily routine or spark joy.

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Great debate

Does it matter if doctors wear white coats?

Dressing to impress

From germs to patient perception: Here’s what to consider when you’re considering the traditional physician garb. DOs who proudly wear their white coats and those whose coats live in their closets both weigh in. “I’m not opposed to physicians taking off their white coats in the office as they see appropriate, but it still sends a loud message about who we are and what we stand for in medicine,” says Anita Showalter, DO, associate dean at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences.