The Virtuous Physician
The Role of Virtue in Medicine
Series: Philosophy and Medicine, Vol. 114
Marcum, James A.
2012, 2012, XIV, 244 p. 12 illus.
Hardcover, ISBN 978-94-007-2705-2
Discusses the philosophical issues surrounding the notion of virtue in the practice of clinical medicine. Addresses the crises of care and professionalism in modern medicine through the notion of virtuous physician.
Dr. Michael Attas-Guest Columnist-04-17-2012
Attempting to determine the value of one human life
Dr. Michael Attas - Guest Columnist - 01-25-2011
"Dr. Michael Attas: Example of the gift of life's tenuous grip"
Guest Columnist-Dr. Michael Attas-02-08-2011
"Path toward healing smoother with animal companions"
Guest Columnist-Dr. Attas-02-22-2011
Emergency shows hospital staff's judgement, focus
"The Fine Art of Healing"
Pre-med students at Baylor University are scrutinizing art by such greats as Rembrandt and Picasso in search of dilated pupils and jaundiced skin.
"Future health care workers learning through art"
Through a popular new undergraduate class, Baylor University is using art to influence future health care professionals to be more empathetic, observant and well-rounded.
Dr. Attas-Guest Columnist-03-24-2011
"Death and resurrection, thanks to technology"
Guest Columnist-Dr. Michael Attas-04-26-2011
"Love's power to help the ill heal"
Guest Columnist-Dr. Michael Attas-04-05-2011
"Contrasting one way of seeing and living with another"
YNN Your News Now - 04-29-2011
"New pre-med course focuses on the art of healing"
Guest Columnist-Dr. Michael Attas-05-17-2011
"Pangs of grief may serve as body A's warning signal"
Guest Columnist - Dr. Michael Attas - 06/14/2011
'Wisdom of the body' can confound even doctors
Health, Wellness and Society Conference - 12/09/2011
Announcing James A. Marcum as a Plenary Speaker for the 2012 Health, Wellness and Society Conference
Guest Columnist-Dr. Attas 01/29/2012
Hidden Stains of life affect our well-being
Guest Columnist-Dr. Attas-02-08-2012
Lessons learned from the loss of a special patient
Guest Columnist-Dr. Attas-02/21/2012
Trying to find some meaning in illness and Loss
Guest Columnist-Dr. Attas-03-07-2012
Lent season offers reminders of our shared mortality
Guest Columnist-Dr. Michael Attas 04-03-2012
Considering the Christian virtues of medicine
Q&A With Baylor Fulbright Recipient Huong Nguyen
WACO, Texas (May 11, 2012) - Baylor University senior Huong Nguyen of Houston is one of five Baylor students and recent graduates who have been selected to receive the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
Dr. MIchael Attas-Guest Columnist-05-01-2012
Loss of child can deeply affect parent's health
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History, Medical Humanities, Philosophy