Dr. Danielle Ofri

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, is a physician at Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in country. She writes about medicine and the doctor-patient connection for the New York Times, and other publications. She is also the author of “What Doctors Feel: How Emotions Affect the Practice of Medicine.”

Dr. Danielle Ofri appears in the following:

Patients and Doctors Fess Up

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Hear stories from patients — as well as doctors — as they discuss the mistakes, mishaps, and near fatal errors that happen between doctor and patients.

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Does Medical School Make Students Jaded and Bitter?

Thursday, June 06, 2013

The third year of medical school is a turning point for all the future doctors of America. It's the time when medical students transition from the classroom years to the clinical year...

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Medicine in Translation

Friday, March 12, 2010

Danielle Ofri, an attending physician at New York’s Bellevue Hospital and the cofounder and editor-in-chief of the Bellevue Literary Review discusses the patients she has known who have braved language barriers, religious and racial divides, and the emotional and practical difficulties of exile in order to access quality health care. ...

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