Navigating the Match
Jan. 9, 2019

The most common NRMP Match violations students make

The NRMP director of match policy explains what happens when applicants violate the Match Participation Agreement.

Off the clock
Jan. 15, 2019

How happy are doctors outside of work?

Despite high rates of burnout at work, many physicians are happy at home, a new report finds. Learn which specialties are happiest.

Save the date
Jan. 8, 2019

Important dates for 2019

New year, new dates for your calendar: Stay on top of what’s happening in osteopathic medicine with our guide.

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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.