Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Judenrat

  • Zofiówka

    Mary V. Seeman Toronto, Canada Małgorzata Grochowina Warsaw, Poland   Photography by nijanulu – KNOBZ.NET In 1938, there were 14,000 psychiatric beds in Poland, distributed over thirty-one institutions. One of these institutions was Zofiówka, dedicated to the care of Jewish patients with nervous and mental illness.1 It was opened in 1908 thanks to a donation by Zofia…