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Journal of Medical Humanities

Journal of Medical Humanities

Editor: Therese Jones

ISSN: 1041-3545 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-3645 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10912

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Therese Jones
University of Colorado, Denver, Center for Bioethics and Humanities, Aurora, Colorado

Assistant to the Editor: Kathleen Pachucki, Salt Lake City, Utah

Associate Editors: Michael Blackie, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio; Bradley E. Lewis, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA

Poetry Editors: Sarah Newbold Cross, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT; Richard Froude, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado; Adam Possner, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.; Audrey Shafer, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California

Editorial Board:

Armand Matheny Antommaria, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; Julie M. Aultman, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio; Charley Baker, University of Nottingham, Derbyshire, England; Catherine Belling, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Tod S. Chambers, Northwestern University Chicago, IL; Stephanie Brown Clark, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY; Thomas R. Cole, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston; Jack Coulehan, State University of New York at Stony BrookPaul Crawford, University of Nottingham, Derbyshire, England; Lennard J. Davis, University of Illinois at Chicago; Arthur W. Frank, University of Calgary, AB, Canada; Lester D. Friedman, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York; Rebecca Garden, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY; Kirsten E. Gardner, University of Texas at San Antonio; Daniel S. Goldberg, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina; Bernice Hausman, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania; Martha Stoddard-Holmes, California State University at San Marcos; Niranjan S. Karnik, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Lisa Keranen, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado; Judith Kissell, Creighton University, Omaha, NEBrian Mckenna, University of Michigan, Dearborn, Michigan; Jonathan M. Metzl, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee; Kimberly Meyers, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania; Kari Nixon, Whitworth University, Spokane, Washington; Abraham M. Nussbaum, Denver Health, Denver, Colorado; Alan Petersen, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia; Keisha Ray, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas; Judy Z. Segal, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; Lorenzo Servitje, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California; Susan Squier, Pennsylvania State University, University Park; Amy Vidali, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado; Delese Wear, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio; Mark Yarborough, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California.

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    Journal of Medical Humanities publishes original papers that reflect its enlarged focus on interdisciplinary inquiry in medicine and medical education. Such inquiry can emerge in the following ways: (1) from the medical humanities, which includes literature, history, philosophy, and bioethics as well as those areas of the social and behavioral sciences that have strong humanistic traditions; (2) from cultural studies, a multidisciplinary activity involving the humanities; women's, African-American, and other critical studies; media studies and popular culture; and sociology and anthropology, which can be used to examine medical institutions, practice and education with a special focus on relations of power; and (3) from pedagogical perspectives that elucidate what and how knowledge is made and valued in medicine, how that knowledge is expressed and transmitted, and the ideological basis of medical education.
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