Humanism unites everything and everyone, and for that reason you’ll find a little bit of everything on our blog. Here’s what we’re reading now.


StorytellER doc (stories from an ER physician)

33 charts (intersection of medicine, health, and social media)

Medical Humanities (blog of the British Medical Journal)

PLoS Blogs Network (“Diverse perspectives on science and medicine”)

Graphic Medicine (where comics and medicine meet)

Polite Dissent (comics, television, and medicine)

The Sterile Eye (medicine and photography)

Oliver Sacks (author and neurologist)

A Repository for Bottled Monsters (National Museum of Health and Medicine) (“Social media’s leading physician voice”)

Morbid Anatomy (“art and medicine, death and culture”)

Street Anatomy (anatomy and pop culture)

Bioephemera (science and whimsy)

Pulse (“Voices from the heart of medicine”)

The Differential (Medscape blogs)

Mind Hacks (neuroscience and psychology)

Wellcome Collection (“A free destination for the incurably curious”)

Stories from the Stores (blog of the Science Museum)

Wonders & Marvels (for lovers of “history, its odd stories, and good reads”)

Medical student blogs

This may hurt a bit

A med student walks into a bar

The Language of Medicine

Academic Centers for Humanistic Medicine

The Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine (PSU)

Healthcare Foundation Center for Humanism & Medicine (Rutgers NJMS)

Humanism in Medicine (OSU)

Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care and Bioethics (Stony Brook)

Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine (NYPH/Weill)

Katherine Swan Ginsburg Humanism in Medicine (BIDMC)

Academic Centers for Medical Humanities

Drew University Graduate Program in Medical Humanities

Literature, Arts and Medicine Database (NYU)

Literature, Arts and Medicine Blog (NYU)

Humanities and Health (King’s College London)

University of Rochester Medical Humanities

Medical Humanities Blog (ECU)

Medical Humanities (Imperial College)

Centre for Medical Humanities Blog (Durham University)

Scope (Stanford)

Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics

Literature and Medicine (Maine Humanities Council)

Yale Journal For Humanities in Medicine

Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics (UT Health Science Center)

Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, & History of Medicine (Duke)

Medical Humanities (GWU)

University of Virginia Center for Biomedical Ethics & Humanities

McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics (UT)

Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities (UMC)

Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities (OSU)

Center for Bioethics & Humanities (SUNY Upstate)

Department of Medical Humanities and Social Sciences (FSU)

Medical Humanities (Cleveland Clinic)

Institute for Medical Humanities (UTMB)

UCSF Medical Humanities

Department of Medical Humanities (SIU)