“Notes from a Healer”—The Heart of the Matter

When I was a resident pursuing an elective rotation in pediatric cardiology, I met my mentor one spring afternoon at a local hospital. He escorted me down a long hallway to a bank of elevators, where we descended to the basement and traversed the tiled floor to the heavy metal door of the morgue.

My latest installment of  Notes from a HealerThe Heart of the Matter — is now online, newly published in the Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine.

The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine is an online clearinghouse for manuscripts dealing with the humanities and medicine. Interested readers can access a list of editorial board members and regular contributors here.

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One comment on ““Notes from a Healer”—The Heart of the Matter

  1. ~ t says:

    Detachment must be very difficult at times, yet required for your own ‘sanity’, so to speak …

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