DFTB go to South Africa

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. DFTB go to South Africa, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/__trashed/When Annet Alenyo Ngabirano spoke about Ubuntu at DasSMACC one of things everyone wanted to know was how could they help. There was talking about donating to Supadel or supporting African academics and writers . Another suggestion…

being/human – the why

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. being/human – the why, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14403This essay is based on the talk I was asked to give at BadEMFest18 in South Africa. When I submitted my pitch I suggested I could talk about ‘something to do with paediatrics… or anything really, I’m happy…

On Rudeness

Cite this article as: Davis, T. On Rudeness, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14915“Hey Tessa, I didn’t realise you were such a genius”. I was on my way back to ED from my lunch break and the ortho reg was sitting laughing with one of our locum SHOs. I smiled nervously, “Oh thanks…

Medical Parents of Australia and New Zealand Conference – 2018

Cite this article as: Antoine, J. Medical Parents of Australia and New Zealand Conference – 2018, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15231The Medical Parents of Australia and New Zealand conference returned for round two over the weekend 3rd & 4th March, holding their event in Melbourne. MPANZ began as an idea on social…

Read all about it! – the second edition

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Read all about it! – the second edition, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15080Back in 2016 the Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health tried an experiment. Every day they tweeted out an article link that was valid for 24 hours. You can read about it in this…

Rachel Callander: Love, Life and Awesomeness at DFTB17

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Rachel Callander: Love, Life and Awesomeness at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12698This talk was recorded live at DFTB17 in Brisbane. Watch out for more talks from our inaugural conference in the lead up to DFTB18.. If you haven’t done so yet then book some time…

Beads of Courage

Cite this article as: O’Neill, T. Beads of Courage, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14526You know that feeling when something is completely and utterly good? Where there are no catches, no downsides; just pure unfiltered goodness. When you discover something that you believe couldn’t possibly get any better? Beads Of Courage – a…

The Art of Distraction

Cite this article as: Spencer-Little, S. The Art of Distraction, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14510The word distraction, as defined by Merriam Webster, is ….”Something that distracts, an object that directs a persons attention away from something else, a book, a puzzle to provide amusement.”

On labels

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. On labels, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14207Let’s play a word association game. I am going to say something and I want you to say our loud the first image that comes into your head…. Are you ready? … Orthopaedic surgeon.

Henry Goldstein: Failing Forwards at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. Henry Goldstein: Failing Forwards at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12609At the time we began planning #DFTB17, I was eager to speak on the concept of Failure. I’d just failed yet another college examination and was keen to describe my personal experiences. But along the way,…