Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Dr. Eric Erismann

  • The education of Doctor Chekhov

    Jack Coulehan Stony Brook, New York, USA   Chekov as a medical student October 1883. A fifth-year medical student at Moscow State University agonizes over his upcoming exam. “Woe is me!” he writes to his older brother, “I am forced to learn almost everything from the beginning… cadavers to be worked on, clinical studies, making…