Tag Archives: Medical school

Medical Student and Physician Depression and Suicide

I’m disturbed by all suicides. This is such a problem in our society now. Something is so very, very wrong. But what I want to write about tonight is the alarming rate of medical student, resident, and physician suicide that … Continue reading

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One Day When I Die…….

Here I am once again, to seemingly come on my blog and brag about my book. But I can honestly say, that though it may seem like I’m bragging, I am not. The reason I ever write about my book … Continue reading

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The Latest Review of My Book

I wanted to post this latest review of my book by Dr Ralph Caruana who once taught at Wake med where Kaitlyn went to med school. He makes many good points, especially about med students. An American Tragedy, August 20, … Continue reading

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In Remembrance of Kaitlyn Elkins by Wake Forest School of Medicine

Every long once in a while, I like to put this link up that Wake Forest School of Medicine made on their online newsletter in memory of Kaitlyn. It continuously runs on that newsletter. They created a fund for their … Continue reading

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“How To Get Naked With Your Doctor” by Pamela Wible MD

Dr. Pamela Wible is a family physician that has practiced for many years. She has a website and the way I found it was when I came across an article she wrote on physician suicide. I posted a comment to … Continue reading

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An Important article about another Medical Student’s Suicide

Dr. Pamela Wible shared this article sent to her by the brother of a medical student who was weeks before graduating med school and had matched into the residency that he wanted, but took his own life just before graduation. … Continue reading

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Suicide: What is happening to us over the Years?

First, let me say that I don’t have documented evidence of any of the things I am about to write about because quite frankly, I can’t find a list, or even know if one exists, of the suicide rates over … Continue reading

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