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Division of Medical Humanities Research

NYU Langone’s Division of Medical Humanities provides opportunities for trainees to pursue original research on medical humanities topics. Finished articles have appeared in The New York Times, New York magazine, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and other prestigious publications.

Rudin Medical Ethics and Humanities Fellowship

The Rudin Medical Ethics and Humanities Fellowship is a part of the Master Scholars Program in Humanistic Medicine. The fellowship expands medical humanities and biomedical ethics education at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and encourages trainees to pursue research in this field. Division director David M. Oshinsky, PhD, co-directs this fellowship program.

Recent Publications

Why Was the US Preventive Services Task Force's 2009 Breast Cancer Screening Recommendation So Objectionable? A Historical Analysis

Lerner, Barron H; Curtiss-Rowlands, Graham

Milbank quarterly. 2022 Sep ; 100:702-721

What Constitutes Evidence? Colorectal Cancer Screening and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Lerner, Barron H; Curtiss-Rowlands, Graham

Journal of general internal medicine. 2022 Aug ; 37:2855-2860

Ofri, Danielle

[S.l.] : KevinMD.com, 2022. 2022; https://www.kevinmd.com/2022/07/getting-an-appointment-with-primary-care-is-the-achilles-heel-of-medicine.html (5284682)

Memorialising COVID-19

Ofri, Danielle

Lancet. 2022 06 18; 399:2260-2261

The beauty of medical language

Ofri, Danielle

Lancet. 2022 03 12; 399:1042-1043

A System Overwhelmed by a Pandemic: The New York Response

Mitzman, Brian; Ratner, Samantha; Lerner, Barron H

Cham : Springer, [2022]. p.647-658. (Difficult decisions in surgery: an evidence-based approach) (5339892)

Ofri, Danielle

[S.l.] : KevinMD.com, 2021. 2021; https://www.kevinmd.com/2021/12/emotional-epidemiology-of-disease-is-as-critical-as-clinical-epidemiology.html (5284692)