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Dr. Sheryl Heron

Physician burnout: How to heal the healers?

Physician burnout is at an all-time high, with more than half of physicians saying they experience symptoms. At Emory, both physicians and medical students are increasingly addressing the matter, for their own good, and for the good of their patients.  News Story >>

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Migraines: "Like an ice pick to the brain"

A migraine is not"just a headache," say migraine sufferers, a group of whom met for dinner with Emory neurologist Gregory Esper. For this "dinner with a doctor" get together, guests discussed migraine symptoms, treatments, and medications, and how these severe headaches have impacted their lives. News Story >>


Emory's first HIV-positive liver transplant from HIV-positive deceased donor a success

The Emory Transplant Center has performed its first liver transplant from an HIV-positive deceased donor to an HIV-positive recipient, thanks to the implementation of the HIV Organ Policy Equity (HOPE) Act. News Story >>