That's horrible to hear. Might this be codified/collected in a formal publication? Might we hear more about their needs, especially their educational needs, and how an ideal partner might satisfy those needs most appropriately/respectfully?
Erica Frank, MD, MPH
Professor + Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia
Founder + President, www.NextGenU.org
Principal Investigator, Healthy Doc = Healthy Patient
Research Director, Annenberg Physician Training Program
HIFA profile: Erica Frank is Founder and President of NextGenU.org, the world's first portal to free, accredited higher education, now being used in >200 countries, and offering the world's first free degree (a Master's degree in Public Health), as well as a MedSchoolInABox that includes Graduate Medical Education. Erica is Professor and Canada Research Chair of Preventive Medicine and Population Health at the University of British Columbia, Canada, and is a physician specializing in preventive medicine. Her research established the strong and consistent influence of clinicians' health habits on their patients. She was Co-Editor in Chief of the journal Preventive Medicine (1994-1999), and the 2008 President of the Nobel Peace Prize winning (1985 and 2017) Physicians for Social Responsibility.