Doctors and Politics

When I was a young pediatrician I took for granted that doctors could and should “stay above the fray” when it came to most things you read about in the newspaper – things like politics , economics, the environment. As medicine and healthcare¬† have grown increasingly complex doctors no longer have a free pass to … Continue reading

A Doctor’s Tale of Two States

(published as an editorial in the Manhattan, KS Mercury on 10/30/13) Maggie Kozel Contributing Writer Hello, Kansas! I am a pediatrician from Rhode Island and am very proud to tell you that my daughter attends your fabulous veterinary school. (Go Wildcats!) She has been having wonderful experiences at K-State, but now, because she lives in … Continue reading