INTIMA FALL 2017 | FIELD NOTES

 

A Limp and A Death at Eagle Butte Reservation | Nathan Szajnberg

A descriptive foray into the cultural disparities in medicine, and the intimate observance of the Native American experience.

Bad Lungs | Kany Aziz

"I thought my lungs were good. So why are the doctors saying that they are bad?"

Choices | David Howard

Here is what happens when the personal and professional worlds of a hospital volunteer suddenly collide.  

Disequilibrium| William Fyfe

A medical student searches for balance among the residents of a mental hospital.

The Long Ride | Ali Tahvildari

A doctor's internal journey of risk and uncertainty raises questions for all clinicians.

No Time for Tears Today | William Fyfe

The eagerness and anxiety of a young doctor on their first clinical rotation unfold in the retelling of their first week.

Robes the Color of Saffron | Hannah Wellman

When healing isn't an option, time's passage offers hope.

Witness: On Telling | Josephine Ensign

Illness narratives can be expressed in different forms; carefully listening to each is how healing begins.