Humilty in Better Diagnosis and Medicine

David Gordon, M.D. davidc.gordon at DUKE.EDU
Mon Sep 15 18:22:41 UTC 2014

For those currently in attendance at the DEM conference, this is the NYT OP-ED piece I referred to that touches on many of today's discussions on culture and humility in medicine.

For those not in attendance, the backdrop to sharing this piece was today's amazing and eloquent talk by Dr. John Banja about the importance of humility  - particularly as it pertains to avoiding overconfidence.

It's a very moving piece that I think you will enjoy if you have not come across it yet.


David Gordon, MD
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Education Director
Division of Emergency Medicine
Duke University

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