Joining the IWBI Global Network of Concept Advisories | International WELL Building Institute – WELL Community Concept advisory

Joining the IWBI Global Network of Concept Advisories | International WELL Building Institute - WELL Community Concept advisory

As it says in the press release below, I’ve been selected by the International WELL Building Institute (@WellCertified) to be part of the 2018-209 WELL Community Concept advisory. I’ve written about the WELL Building Standard (see: Just Read: The WELL Building Standard – promoting health for the people inside previously. I was even the attending …

The Future Doesn’t Create Itself: Trans 101, a Dialogue about Working with Transgender and Gender nonconforming individuals

The Future Doesn't Create Itself: Trans 101, a Dialogue about Working with Transgender and Gender nonconforming individuals

Thank you a ton WeWork (@WeWork), Bianca Rey (@BiancaRey), and the WeWork White House location (and entire Washington, DC community) for always looking for ways to be the best places to work/exist/be visible, as recommended by doctors here for health 🙂 . The session “Trans 101: A Dialogue about Working with Transgender and Gender nonconforming …

Photos: Doctors (and most humans) know: Families Belong Together, Washington, DC USA

Photos: Doctors (and most humans) know: Families Belong Together, Washington, DC USA

Yesterday was a fantastic confluence of several communities I am a part of, including LGBTQ communities and physician communities. Both were marching just a few feet from each other in Washington, DC yesterday. In the last century, they used to say this about another State in the United States. In this century, it’s As DC …

NMP (“Not My Problem”) Medicine and The World that’s Learning to ❤️ better

NMP ("Not My Problem") Medicine and The World that's Learning to ❤️ better

This is a companion to my just posted Now update (June 2018, What Am I Doing Now?), which is always a fine time to reflect (which I’m allowed to do, it’s my feed 🙂 ). It’s almost two years since the death of 29 year old Jess Jacobs, where I described “NMP”, which stands for …

June 2018 update: Why isn’t there a Transgender Pride Flag Emoji?

June 2018 update: Why isn't there a Transgender Pride Flag Emoji?

who is responsible for creating emoji im going to yell at them until we get a trans pride flag emoji — e @ VSF (@it_is_erin) June 18, 2018 These tweets still cross the wire. The answer to the question in the post is – “I don’t know” Not much has changed since I last spoke …

Just watched (Again): Andrew Mente, PhD, rethinking Dietary Sodium Consumption, CVD and Mortality

Just watched (Again): Andrew Mente, PhD, rethinking Dietary Sodium Consumption, CVD and Mortality

I actually thought this was the more significant of the two talks that Andrew Mente, PhD (@andrewmente) gave at Low Carb Breckenridge (#lcb18) – The other one on saturated fat (see: Just Watched (again): Andrew Mente, PhD – “Current advice to limit total fat to less than 30%E and saturated fat to less than 10%E …

Thanks for Publishing my Photo, Washingtonian, in Inside the DC Police Department’s Efforts To Grapple With Diversity

Thanks for Publishing my Photo, Washingtonian, in Inside the DC Police Department's Efforts To Grapple With Diversity

Thanks for publishing my photograph, @Washingtonian magazine, in this piece written by Alan Neuhauser and Elliot Williams (@ecwilliams30). Once in a while, I take note of the photo that’s chosen (which is the choice of the publication, they don’t need to consult me, and I don’t require it), and suggest a better one, and that’s …

More Photos from the Future: Alessia Cara at Capital Pride, Washington, DC USA

More Photos from the Future: Alessia Cara at Capital Pride, Washington, DC USA

It was a great honor to be part of this year’s media team for Washington, DC’s Capital Pride (@CapitalPrideDC) – capturing images of the people and places that I love the most. This series is of headliner Alessia Cara (@alessiacara). She’s a supreme talent and significantly adds to the beauty of Washington, DC through her …