Ora Pescovitz authors article for JAMA

Ora Pescovitz, M.D., executive vice president for Medical Affairs, U-M, and CEO, UMHS, has authored an article appearing in today’s issue of JAMA.

The opinion piece, entitled “Swimming in the Sea of Galilee,” discusses the need to preserve idealism in medicine and nurture the altruistic tendencies of medical students, residents and faculty. The article also looks at preserving the desire to make the world a better place through service to others, while balancing the myriad pressures faced in professional and private life.

Read the article here: http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1660386