CWIM Words

Daring to be

BY DR. CELIA SPRAGUE Shared from the author's blog, where you can find more of her beautiful work.  https://lifeonabramlake.com   Dr. Sprague is ...

ADVOCACY: Discrimination in Medicine

BY: MICHELLE COHEN, CWIM Advocacy Committee On June 12, 2020, CWIM submitted a letter to the Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundla...

Goodbye Daycare

BY SARA AHRONHEIM   You run to me, arms outstretched, as I drag my weary limbs to the garage door.  You have been anticipating my arrival, and burs...

Waiting to Breathe Again

BY ROCHELLE MACLELLAN I feel like I'm living in the twilight zone. This in between time where nothing has happened. No one has died, I haven't e...

The Sweetness of Nothing

BY DR. ALANNA GOLDEN I never thought I would be a stay at home Mom. I never thought I would home school my kids. I never dreamed I would live and b...

Crashing During Covid

BY ANONYMOUS Remember that last scene from Thelma and Louise, where they drive off the cliff, smiling and holding hands?  I feel like that...

Pandemic

BY SARA AHRONHEIM   I am a front line health care worker.  I am an Emergency Physician.  I am also a mother to two glorious, growing, miraculous ch...

Code Boob

BY MELISSA YUAN-INNES This article was originally published in the Medical Post (http://www.canadianhealthcarenetwork.ca/physicians/discussions/blo...

#forlittlekeira

#forlittlekeira
BY JENNIFER KAGAN-VIATER   Tomorrow marks three weeks since Keira’s death. It doesn’t get any easier. The pain is searing, gnawing and all encompa...

Residency Mornings

BY MEGHAN WILSON The morning starts early, painfully so. I wake up feeling exhausted, sore everywhere, and overwhelmed. I don’t fall back asleep, h...

PRESS RELEASE: Breastfeeding Survey

BY: MICHELLE COHEN Chair, CWIM Advocacy Committee   For Immediate Release BREASTFEEDING DOCTORS-IN-TRAINING FACE HIGH RISK OF PAINFUL CONSEQ...

ADVOCACY UPDATE: Results of CWIM’s Survey on Breastfeeding Accommodations in Medical Residency Programs

ADVOCACY UPDATE:  Results of CWIM’s Survey on Breastfeeding Accommodations in Medical Residency Programs
BY:  MICHELLE COHEN https://bfmed.wordpress.com/2017/04/28/surgeons-who-pump-ilooklikeasurgeon   Pumping Breastmilk in Residency Survey CWIM condu...