physician competence

Imposter Syndrome? Blame the White Coat!
by Bobbak (Bobby) Mansouri, MD, FAAD on
Imposter syndrome, or the imposter phenomenon, is probably something all physicians have faced in the earlier stages of their careers. It’s the feeling that you will be exposed as a fraud. It’s the notion that you are incompetent despite overwhelming evidence that you are, in fact, fully trained, trustworthy, and competent. The White Coat If I had to guess, I would say white coats are a big …