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CVN65 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 10:12 AM
I don't know. Perhaps I am old school but the only persons calling themselves "Doctor" should be actual doctors- those that treat patients, perform surgery, prescribe drugs etc. She should identify herself as a PhD, not as a "Doctor" as that is misleading to a lot of people.
scott s. Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 5:09 PM
I think you must be new school. Before there was any such thing as a credential of "medical doctor", there was a credential of Doctor of Philosophy, which embraced so-called "natural philosophy" including the study of medical arts.
Nam65-66 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 10:52 AM
She is a Doctor of Philosophy.They are called Doctor.So she refers to herself as "Doctor" Why does that bother you? If that is misleading to a lot of people,then there are a lot of stupid people.Wh cares about them?
CVN65 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 11:10 AM
It bothers me because you don't see mathematics or physics PhDs referring to themselves with the title "Doctor". Gina Loudon, PhD is the more appropriate way to describe her academic achievement. It bothers me because I went to school for eight years of very rigorous study followed by four years of even more rigorous residency. This is what the title "Doctor" conveys to most people.
wmou Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 11:14 AM
All the PHDs who taught me in college were called Dr. None were medical drs
Nam65-66 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 3:31 PM
Suppose we just allow her freedom of speech to call herself whatever she likes.Fair enough?

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