In his essay, he recounted a series of insensitive, even abusive, comments over the years from colleagues who seemed to have little understanding of obesity or compassion for those who struggle with it.
During Majdan's residency, a classmate at another hospital called to ask whether she could borrow his white intern pants to project slides onto during a skit. She said she thought it would be "hilarious." He thought it "insensitive and callous."For full story, go here