An Aging Population, Without the Doctors to Match

Originally from September 2015 The flood of aging adults entering a nursing homes and developing haunting diseases like Alzheimer’s and dementia are making their families realize how little help there is for patients and their families alike. Most medical students (97%) do not take geriatrics courses and there are mostly questions, not answers, for the …

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Week 1 Personal Identity Mapping

Week 1 (1/21/16): This week my GBL NYC Art class went over small details for our trip, got to know one another in groups, made personal identity maps, and discussed “The Mindful Traveler”. One interesting thing that I confirmed about myself through identity mapping is that I am very passionate about the people around me. … Continue reading "Week 1 Personal Identity Mapping"