Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Controversies

  • The Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Lambaréné, Gabon

    Judith WagnerMunich, Germany Welcome to the jungle It is a sultry day in equatorial Africa. The oppressive heat stifles all but the most necessary conversation between the few individuals perched on a wooden plank of the canoe floating along the vast lazy stream. On the banks of the Ogooué, lush vegetation drifts past. The monkeys’…