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Medical Humanities Lecture: Rishi Goyal on Medical Humanities/Literature in the ER

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Supported by the HRI Medical Humanities Research Cluster
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Nov 18, 2021   4:00 pm  
Rishi Goyal (Director of Medical Humanities, ICLS, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Columbia University)
Stephanie Hilger
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Professor Rishi Goyal is Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center (in Medical Humanities and Ethics and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society) and founding director of the major in Medical Humanities. Professor Goyal completed his residency in Emergency Medicine as Chief Resident while finishing his PhD in English and Comparative Literature. His research interests include the health humanities, the study of the novel, and medical epistemology. His writing has appeared in The Living Handbook of Narratology, Aktuel Forskning, Litteratur, Kultur og Medier, and The Los Angeles Review of Books, among other places. He is a Co-Founding Editor of the online journal Synapsis: A Health Humanities Journal and a recipient of a National Endowment for the Humanities grant. He is currently working on Increasing Vaccine Confidence through a grant from Columbia World Projects.

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