Housestaff Wellness

Lara K. Ronan, MD Lara K. Ronan, MD (2 Posts)

Attending Physician Guest Writer

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth


Dr. Ronan is an associate professor of neurology and medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine and is the program director of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Neurology Residency.

Practical Wellness: Perspectives from a Program Director

A program director's perspectives on practical wellness in residency and how graduate medical education leadership can facilitate housestaff resiliency and self-advocacy.




Blood is Thicker Than Water, But What if the Water is Duke Blue?

On Match Day, you are assigned to a new family for the next three to seven years. This will be the city where you might buy your first home, the city where you may meet the people who will speak at your wedding. An algorithm shuffles you into your assigned place in a new family tree.

Kevin Dueck, MD Kevin Dueck, MD (2 Posts)

Resident Physician Contributing Writer

McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences


Kevin Dueck is a Family Medicine resident at McMaster University’s Brampton site. His interests in the health humanities include medical narratives of illness and care, exploration of medical culture, and the history of medicine. Kevin is the author of the blog Aboot Medicine and co-founder of the undergraduate medical student wellness project Western Vitals (http://westernvitals.ca/).