June, 2019

Trust and Trustworthiness in Clinical Care and Research

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Jun 24, 2019
The healthcare system was foreign to me until I entered into my 30s. I had periodic visits for checkups and minor indications, always with an eagerness to keep the visits as short as possible. The encounters were not memorable, perhaps appropriately so. I believed that while doctors knew about disease, I knew better about health and wellness. Things have changed over the past 10 years.

Sharing Her Mother’s IPF Journey

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Jun 03, 2019
When doctors diagnosed 63-year-old Mariann Rosa with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, the lung disease was completely unknown to her and her family. But Lindsay, her daughter and only child, made it her mission to learn all she could about the lung-scarring condition and to support her mother in every way possible.