Welcome to our blog on medical culture!  Our mission for this blog is to share guidance, boost confidence,  ponder relevant research, and provide tools for physicians, surgeons, and other medical professionals who find themselves in a wide variety of intercultural contexts such as hospitals, private practice, and global health initiatives.

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This post will focus on  misunderstandings cross-culturally. Everyone at some point will experience a cultural misunderstanding if they interact for a long enough with another country.  Most of the time they can be resolved quickly and painlessly. However, there are certain occaisions where more detailed explorations into culture and asumptions. Here are a few tips: … Continue reading Troubleshooting

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