News in brief Medicine: The Musical theater and performance dates announced The physician who composed the musical confirms a 14-show run in November. June 6, 2018Wednesday Rose Raymond Contact Rose Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Written and composed by a practicing dermatologist, Medicine: The Musical follows a group of first-year med students as they navigate challenges in medical education and their personal lives. The musical will be performed at HERE theater in Manhattan from Nov. 3-18, 2018. The musical’s writer, Michael Ehrenreich, MD, previously told The DO in an email that he hopes the musical will present medical school in a novel and accessible way to the general public. “It’s not quite realistic—it is a musical after all—but I want people to get a sense of the pressure involved and how hard people work, and get the public to view doctors as people too,” he wrote. “Humanizing medicine goes both ways.” Find more details on Medicine: The Musical, including how to buy tickets, here. Further reading Medicine: The Musical headed to an off-Broadway theater More in Lifestyle Taking control of your finances after graduating from med school Now is the time to start thinking about your loans and getting your finances in order while you spend the next few years learning how to be a doctor. Therapy: A returning back to home I was drawn to the inner workings of the subconscious and wanted to understand why I was the way I was and how it would impact my relationship with the world around me. Previous articleBuilding global awareness of US osteopathic medicine Next articleShould physicians be friends with their patients on social media?