Let’s talk about tribes.
Some could say that healthcare is a bit like a tribal jungle. The multiple professions, specialties, departments, tribal language, tribal dress.
On one hand, feeling like you belong to a tribe is fulfilling and encouraging.
But, there is a dark side to tribalism and some of Vic Brazil’s toughest days at work is when this dark side comes out.
Victoria Brazil is an emergency physician and medical educator from the Gold Coast, and at Bond University medical program. Victoria’s main interests are in connecting education with patient care – through healthcare simulation, technology enabled learning, faculty development activities, and seeing a few patients in ED. Victoria is an enthusiast in the social media and #FOAMed world (@SocraticEM), and she is co-producer of Simulcast (Simulationpodcast.com)