About Figure 1
Our mission is to democratize medical knowledge and improve the future of healthcare.
Millions of verified healthcare professionals – including those at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cleveland Clinic, Doctors Without Borders, and the Maryland State Medical Society – use our digital platform to gain medical knowledge, securely share real patient cases and improve outcomes. We are the largest active network of healthcare professionals in the world, with 3 million registered members sharing more than 100,000 patient cases from 190 countries in 35 specialties, all collaborating in real time on challenging cases, rare conditions, and strategies for care.
And that’s only the beginning …
What your peers are saying
“Enormous reservoir of interesting cases and opportunities to learn at your appropriate level.”
– General Surgeon
“Figure 1 is the best on-hand tool, better than any magazine and most resources, for never-ending learning.”
– Emergency Medicine Professional
“The cases help me stay up to date on various diseases and therapies. They keep my deductive skills sharp.”
– Pediatric Subspecialist
“Medical education will never be the same. Thank you, Figure 1!”
– Physician Assistant
“Once seen, never forgotten.”
– Family Medicine Physician
“This app has, and will influence better outcomes for our patients… perhaps even helping us save a few lives because of the knowledge you impart. Thank you!”
– Nurse Practitioner
Access thousands of real-world patient cases and help solve medical challenges
Build a following in the global medical community
Earn continuing medical education credits with visually interesting and engaging activities
Exchange medical knowledge with top thought leaders on the latest trends and research
Dr. Mikkael Sekeres
Chief of the Division of Hematology, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Mikkael A. Sekeres, MD, MS, is Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Hematology at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He earned a medical degree and a master’s degree in clinical epidemiology from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and completed his postgraduate training at Harvard University, finishing an internal medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and a fellowship in hematology-oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. A specialist in malignant hematology, he is the author or co-author of over 350 manuscripts and 650 abstracts; the primary investigator of dozens of clinical trials; the inaugural editor-in-chief of the ASH Clinical News magazine; has written over 60 essays for The New York Times and other lay press venues; and has authored seven books, including When Blood Breaks Down: Life Lessons from Leukemia.