The Preparation is Challenging — by Blaine Warkentine

by Blaine Warkentine I have found the preparation for the TED talk to be challenging. It has required me to synthesize my ideas and also look to say something much bigger. I have been compelled to tell a bigger story, a larger narrative to a wider audience than what I...

My Reflections on the TEDx Talk Process — by David Hindin

by David Hindin I’m currently in the early stages of putting together my TEDx talk.   It’s going to be part of an innovations-in-medicine themed event, and I’ve decided to speak about creativity and its importance for the field of medicine. My working title is this:...

The TEDx Experience — by Myra Salzer

by Myra Salzer Recently, I gave a talk in Delaware at TEDxWilmington called Wealth Prejudice: How It Affects You. The whole experience was expansive and gratifying. TEDx Talks are all about “ideas worth spreading,” and I’ve always felt inheritors are underappreciated...

My TEDx Talk: Time to Pause and Reflect — by Bon Ku

by Bon Ku During my last ER shift, patients were waiting over six hours to get into a room. The hospital was on surge status, operating at nearly 100 percent capacity. We had two dozen admitted patients boarding in the ER. Working under these conditions are unnerving....