Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Author: Anne Jacobson

  • Theme

    THE GLORY OF FRANCE Published in September 2019 H E K T O R A M A   .     ARCHITECTURE AND THE FRENCH HOSPITAL       Parisian hospitals, like those in many European capitals, are the results of years of accretion. Hôtel-Dieu, the oldest Parisian hospital, was founded by Saint Landry in…

  • Past Winners

    Hektoen International honors the winners and runners up of the Hektoen Grand Prix essay contests    2018 Abigail Cline, Winner Tales from the crypt:  the mosaic symbolism of Louis Pasteur’s tomb Jack Coulehan, Runner-Up The Education of Doctor Chekhov Alida Rol, Runner-Up “Mississippi Appendectomy” and other stories: when silence is complicity   2017 Anika Khan, Winner – Essay Locked-in…

  • Original Water Colors, Gallery

    University of Illinois, College of Medicine Cook County Hospital Masonic Hospital, Chicago.