The Scribe is the official, full-color, all-digital publication of the Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland (MSMP).

The Scribe reflects on all aspects of medicine – academic, clinical, legal and technological – and covers issues and trends that affect all of Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington counties’ 9,000 physicians and physician assistants. Articles are written by and about physicians and medical students, advancements in medicine and wellness, and also promotes upcoming MSMP events and educational opportunities.

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In the October 2020 Issue:

MSMP News & Events


Coach's Corner Creating a culture of dialog

Donations support healthcare workers, families impacted by wildfires

COVID-19 is changing liability risks, litigation in healthcare

Physician Profile  Antwon Chavis, MD 

Focus on Women's Health & Wellness

  • Better understanding of gender differences should improve pain treatment
  • IBS affects more women than men
  • Nandita Gupta, MD, FACC - Medical journey inspires career

MSMP Member Exclusive

Off Hours  Jonathan Vinson, MD finds thrills through competitive cycling

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December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

Looking for past issues of The Scribe? Contact janine@msmp.org.

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