Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Potrero Hill

  • San Francisco General Hospital: treating AIDS on Ward 5B

    Jared GriffinPennsauken, New Jersey, United States Walking down Potrero Hill’s 23rd Street past the San Francisco General Hospital today, one would never suspect the history that lies beyond its brick walls. Today, AIDS has faded to the background of the national discourse, even in San Francisco, the one American city perhaps most famous for its…