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    Human Behavior: Implications for Hospital Medicine

    July 1, 2022

    Many aspects of human behavior are influenced by judgments and assessments that occur within fractions of a second. These types of decision-making processes are ingrained in us at an early age and...

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    Rethinking Hospitalist Work: Reimagining Workforce Goals

    July 1, 2022

    The speakers at this Converge session focused on the inadequacies of current measures of hospitalist workload and how these inadequacies can lead to worsened outcomes. They then proposed a new...

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    Remedies for the Unavoidable Implicit Bias

    July 1, 2022

    Dr. Capers The billboard loomed above the road in Savannah, Ga., with three huge faces in medical masks peering out.  “All Cardiothoracic Surgeons Look Like This,” it read. All the faces...

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    Hospital Administrator Brings More Than a Decade of Experience to the Table

    June 9, 2022

    A Q & A with Tiffani Panek, MA, SFHM, CLHM, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore Among her accomplishments and accolades, Ms. Panek is a volunteer member of The Hospitalist’s editorial board....

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    Movers and Shakers

    June 1, 2022

    Dr. Barrett Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, MACP, SFHM was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) where she is also chair of the AMWA advocacy...

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    SHM News

    June 1, 2022

    Andrea Martinez Receives SHM’s Inaugural DEI Scholarship Andrea Martinez, a third-year medical student at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, received SHM’s inaugural Hospital...

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    How and Why to Submit Your Project for SHM Converge 2023

    June 1, 2022

    Today’s the day to start thinking about submitting a scholarly project to SHM Converge 2023. Our job is to convince you why it’s important and show you how to proceed. Our advice is based on our...

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    SHM 2022 Awards of Excellence and Junior Investigator Award

    June 1, 2022

    SHM’s Awards of Excellence Program honors members who’ve made exceptional contributions to hospital medicine in a variety of categories. Clinical Leadership for Physicians Marisha Burden, MD,...

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    Onboarding Changes in the Wake of the Pandemic

    June 1, 2022

    The switch from in-person to virtual takes away a personal touch, but also offers some convenience hospitals may continue to use The COVID-19 pandemic forced everyone to work a little differently,...

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    SIG Spotlight: Quality Improvement

    June 1, 2022

    More than 25 years ago, hospital medicine was born out of the now obvious-seeming conceit that medical care for hospitalized patients could be qualitatively improved. So it’s no surprise that...