Farewell Casa Magni

Dr. Jenny Lind Porter in 2014

I just finished watching a couple of video events tonight and it was just plain luck that they were broadcast one right after the other. One was the first presidential candidate debate at Hofstra University in New York. It definitely had the “Let’s get ready to rumble” hype ahead of it. You can decide if […]

ABPN MOC Delirium PIP Finally A Real Thing. Yeesssssss.


Remember that Maintenance of Certification Delirium Performance in Practice (PIP) tool? It’s a real thing now. It was approved about a year ago and it has finally been published on the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) website. One of our top residents, Dr. Emily Morse, D.O., helped me put this thing together. Yes, […]

Work As Long As You Can?


Probably most people in my field are aware of a couple of papers on aging recently published (see references below). Maybe I should say “most people my age” are aware of them. Aging is on my mind as I approach retirement and it seems to be uppermost in the collective consciousness. Just look at the […]

International Talk Like a Pirate Day…Matey


Avast, thar, ’tis International Speak Like a Scurvy Pirate Day, even fer consultin’ psychiatrists! No kidding, September 19, is the official day for talking like a pirate. In honor of it, I’m going to talk like a pirate, although a little of that goes a long way so I’ll try to tone it down some. […]

Mulch, Machines, And Mayhem


It’s about 76 degrees and a few wispy clouds, maybe a little humid for mulch labor, but what the heck. I mentioned mulch slinging as maybe being a job for me this weekend and my friend and colleague, Dr. George Dawson, left some cryptic messages about it on my post yesterday. George is looking out […]