STORIES

In November 2016, AIRWAY launched its virtual storytelling platform. The remarkable success of the live events spurred the development of an online forum to reach a broader community of emergency physicians and providers across the country.

If you are interested in submitting your story to our virtual stage, please click here for further instructions.


Tyler Beals, MD, is a senior resident at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY and one of the founders of Airway.

Have you ever suspected that the “special care” that “VIP patients” receive isn’t as great as they would like to think?  Tyler confirms that suspicion in his story. (5:33 minutes)

 

 

originalMert Erogul, MD is one of the founders of AIRWAY and an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Here, Dr. Erogul tells us a little story about a story.

 

1930167_17935386746_9350_nGrace Glassman, MD is an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

In her story, Dr. Glassman shares a deeply personal and life-threatening experience in which the patient-physician script has been turned completely upside down. Listen as she describes the complicated events shortly following the birth of her first child in this gripping narrative. (28:53 minutes)

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Mert Erogul, MD is one of the founders of AIRWAY and an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

In his story, Dr. Erogul recounts the most challenging case of doctor patient communication that he has ever encountered. (5:58 minutes)

dorianDorian Alexander, MD is a critical care intensivist and emergency medicine attending at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Dr. Alexander never gets scared, even when the notification phone rings and EMS brings in an obtunded woman with a massive traumatic head bleed. Unless the next patient happens to be her husband. (7:20 minutes)