Sarah Fraser MD

In Writing

Pandemic Essays

Pandemic Essays

Lately, I’ve been focusing on the essay as my form of writing of choice. As the quote above says, essays can clear the mind.

Racism in healthcare

Racism in healthcare

The Black Lives Matter movement brought concerns about racial injustice to the forefront of public attention and sparked conversations that were long overdue.

Do contact tracing apps actually work?

Do contact tracing apps actually work?

One of the silver linings of the pandemic is that it has forced the rapid advancement of technology. Not only does this apply to virtual care, but academic conferences have also moved into the virtual sphere.

The #medbikini controversy

The #medbikini controversy

In a clear example of sexism in medicine, the study went so far as to create false social media accounts to ‘creep’ vascular surgery residents’ social media profiles.

The post-COVID world: A bittersweet symphony

The post-COVID world: A bittersweet symphony

This week, I opened my planner and came across a list of my goals for Spring that I’d written back in early January: attend a Latin dance festival; get my blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu; travel.

Stay at home; save a life

Stay at home; save a life

Having recently returned from the U.S., I’ve now finished my 14 days of self-isolation. Now, it’s back to work in the hospital.

In Medicine

In Medicine

In the Media

In the Media