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October 20th, 2015

So, imagine that you get out of med school, you're age 35, and you start saving 20% of your income.

You save 20% for 10 years, from age 35 to 45. Assume you get 8%, about the historical average return of the stock market, and then you stop.  You...

October 9th, 2015

On October 6, I had the privilege of attending a LiveConnections event, the Big Hurrah 2015.

Watching Philadelphia students and professional artists perform together was moving and the level of skill and finesse displayed was incredible...

August 3rd, 2015

Watch Jim Hemphill's recent interview with John J. Russell, MD on ReachMD.

In this ReachMD Book Club segment, Jim Hemphill discusses some of the first things that new physicians...

August 2nd, 2015

A funny thing happened on a walk around my neighborhood.

It's been a little more than a month since our post about the medical paintings of Robert Thom. Since the paintings were a new discovery for me, you can...

July 27th, 2015

The TriageMD team pulled together family and friends (some canine) and took part in a 5K run and walk hosted by Penn Medicine yesterday.

The funds raised at this event go to the Abramson Cancer Center and will be used for sarcoma cancer research and treatment. Half of the funds will be...

July 20th, 2015

Here’s an interesting topic: How physicians treat each other.


The medicine community on...