Mistreatment Of Physicians With Disabilities

This recent HealthAffairs article titled, "Patient And Coworker Mistreatment Of Physicians With Disabilities" highlights workplace mistreatment experienced by physicians with disabilities: https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/full/10.1377/hlthaff.2022.00502

Panel Discussion: Navigating an Academic Career with a Disability

Join Stanford Medicine Alliance Disability Inclusion Equity (SMADIE) and the Stanford Department of Medicine Diversity and Inclusion Council on this panel discussion:

Navigating an Academic Career With a Disability.

Monday, October 3

12 – 1 PM Pacific

Live virtual event by Zoom

Moderated by Holly Tabor, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine Co-Chair of the Ethics Committee

with panelists

Joseph Garner D. Phil.

Professor of Comparative Medicine

Margarita Bekker

Assistant Manager. Interpretation and Translation Services

Suchi Rastogi PhD

Medical Student

Kevin Mintz PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow in Bioethics

Register here: Navigating an Academic Career With a Disability.

Reminder: Disability in Medicine Mentorship Program (SMADIE)

As a reminder, the Stanford Medicine Alliance for Disability Inclusion and Equity (SMADIE) offers an online virtual Disability in Medicine Mentorship Program. 

The SMADIE Disability in Medicine Mentorship Program is open to the public and is conducted in collaboration with Stanford Medicine Alliance for Disability Inclusion and Equity, Society for Physicians with Disabilities, and Medical Students with Disability and Chronic Illness.

The SMADIE Disability in Medicine Mentorship meetings will occur monthly, on the third Wednesday of each month. Meetings typically include both small-group conversations and main room discussions.

Application link: https://bit.ly/34IrV2B

We hope that applicants/attendees will be able to make the majority of the monthly meetings to maximize the benefit for them and to give the group a sense of community and cohesion.

Job posting: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor for Neuropathology

We would like to share the following job posting:

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor for Neuropathology 

Work Type: CE - Clinician Educator, University Medical Line

Location: Stanford University

Categories: School of Medicine

The Stanford Department of Pathology seeks an academic neuropathologist. In addition to diagnostic and teaching responsibilities in neuropathology, the successful candidate also may contribute to investigative pathology or other subspecialty areas within surgical pathology, molecular pathology, or autopsy pathology. Appointment will be at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in the University Medical Line or Clinician Educator Line.
Stanford Medicine is committed to lead the biomedical revolution in precision health, and recognizes that success in achieving this vision will require world-class innovation and method development for patient care across all aspects of pathology. The Department of Pathology fully embraces this inspired vision as we collaborate closely with our colleagues in Stanford Health Care, Stanford Children's Health, and Stanford University School of Medicine. We are seeking experienced and ambitious colleagues who are enthusiastic about our vision and committed to our collaborative culture. If you are interested in joining the greater community of neurosciences and allied clinical disciplines at one of the greatest universities in the world, situated in the most dynamic and entrepreneurial region of the U.S., then join us.

Research opportunity: surgeon ergonomics and occupational injury

UT Southwestern is conducting research on surgeon ergonomics in the operating room and risks for occupational injury or exacerbation. 

Madhuri Nagaraj, MD, MS