MedScholars Funded Projects

The following projects have been approved as part of the Arts and Humanities Medical Scholars Program (1999-2003) or the Biomedical Ethics and Medical Humanities Medical Scholars Program (2003-present).

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Student Project Title Advisor(s)
Jason Batten  A Multi-Institutional Mixed Methods Study of Code Status Designations and Ontologies

David Magnus Pediatrics/SCBE

 

Anna Goshua  Health and Wellness Advocacy Through Opinion and Reported Writing  Laurel Braitman Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine/Medicine and the Muse
Vivian Ho A Humanistic Investigation of Different Modes of Communication in Primary Care, Tibetan Medicine, and Clinical Chaplaincy Sakti Srivastava  Surgery (Clinical Anatomy)and Bioengineering (by courtesy)
Lauren Joseph  On Becoming a Physician: When the Curtains Lift Laurel Braitman Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine/Medicine and the Muse
Dana Leonard Exploring the Patient Experience of Surgery and the Physical and Psychological Implications of Scars through Painting (extension)  Samuel Rodriguez Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Stephen Marcott  A Declassified Medical School Survival Guide for Fending Off Stigma, Snaring a Psychiatrist on a Budget, and Buying a Pillbox: Creative Non-Fiction (and Other Stories) on Mental Health Laurel Braitman Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine/Medicine and the Muse
Vaishali Mittal The Role of Phrasicons and Hedges in Patient-Physician Communication David Magnus Pediatrics/SCBE
Emmy Shearer Investigating Treatment Limitation Designations and Policies: A Literature Review and National Survey David Magnus Pediatrics/SCBE
Jane Thomas Implementing a Group Poetry-Writing Intervention in the Acute Psychiatric Setting: Assessment of Feasibility and Acceptability, Plus Effects on Hopefulness, Mood, and Recovery Orientation

John Barry  Neuropsychiatry       

Daniel Mason Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Randall Weingarten Psychiatry & Behavioral sciences

 

Jenny Tiskus Creative Non-fiction about Women and their Bodies Laurel Braitman Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine/Medicine and the Muse
Hayden Ware Composing Stories of Family, Illness, and Love

Adam Tobin Art and Art History

Audrey Shafer Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine/Medicine and the Muse