About the SA Blog Network

Posts Tagged "physician-scientist"

Guest Blog

Physician-Scientists: The Newest Endangered Species

Painting by Vincent van Gogh

Can excellent scientists be excellent physicians at the same time? “I would like to ask you about a trip to Thailand.” This is not the kind of question I expected from a patient in my cardiology clinic at the Veterans Administration hospital in Indianapolis. Especially since this patient lived in rural Indiana and did not [...]

Keep reading »

More from Scientific American

Email this Article