New Books: February 2019

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Giving voice to values as a professional physician: an introduction to medical ethics, by Ira Bedzow [NYMC Author].

 

“Giving Voice to Values as a Professional Physician provides students with the theoretical background and . . . → Read More: New Books: February 2019

New Books: January 2019

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Black man in a white coat: a doctor’s reflections on race and medicine, by Damon Tweedy, MD.

“In riveting, honest prose, Black Man in a White Coat examines the complex ways in which both . . . → Read More: New Books: January 2019

Interprofessional Education Resources

The HSL has a collection of Interprofessional Education (IPE) videos. The videos were produced in collaboration with the University of Toronto, Centre for Interprofessional Education. IPE seeks to bring students from across disciplines to improve health outcomes. This collection of videos provides insights into how important collaboration across disciplines can be.

These may be used . . . → Read More: Interprofessional Education Resources

New Books: November 2018

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. A full list of new titles can be found online.

 

Handbook for principles and practice of gynecologic oncology, edited by Douglas A. Levine, et al.

 

“Easy to read and designed for on-the-spot reference, Handbook for Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology, 2nd . . . → Read More: New Books: November 2018

Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Halloween is steeped in all sorts of rituals. Many of which include a magical exchange between the netherworld and the physical world. Exchanges like these are documented in ancient Egyptian medicine manuals.

For ancient Egyptians, “the whole conception of life was magical.” (Bromage, 1953). For them, life was a “never-ending miracle” (Bromage, 1953) that extended . . . → Read More: Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine