Being able to ‘see the whole picture’ is a crucial part of being a good doctor, which is why finding a balance between medicine and other activities is important. The left hemisphere of the brain is thought to be responsible for language and logic; the right side is concerned with the more creative aspects of human nature—exactly what this website is all about—the more imaginative side of healthcare professionals.
The site was created by two final year medics at Birmingham University and is designed to be an artistic outlet for medical professionals; the site encourages creative thinking by showcasing doctors efforts from short stories and poetry to music, films, paintings, sketches, and much more.
Each category has its own page from which work can be downloaded, and there is also the opportunity to contribute. I especially liked the gallery of photographs in which each picture had a short story behind