Mark is an emergency physician at Bankstown Hospital in Sydney who has a lifelong dream of being listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest rats tail in history. Should he fail to fulfil this dream his fallback plan is to create a super army of elite emergency doctors through his work in medical education.

Burning Out

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Cite this article as: Garcia, M. Burning Out, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14893Do you ever feel that everyone seems to have amazing coping skills yet you seem to be the only one who struggles with even the most basic aspects of “adulting”? Why does everyone else seem to live this perfect life…

Changing workplace culture

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Cite this article as: Garcia, M. Changing workplace culture, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14560Perhaps it saddened her that some of her smart and beautiful colleagues were becoming versions of themselves that were unrecognisable from the fresh-faced altruistic and happy people who she had met in first year medical school. Perhaps she saw…

Handover

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Cite this article as: Garcia, M. Handover, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9181 It’s 5pm and as the paediatric registrar, you are handing over your patients to the evening team. As you are talking, you look at the team. Their eyes are glazed and they are staring into the middle distance. Was it…