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Call for Submissions and Staff: Iris Literary Journal

May 25, 2021

The newly resurrected Iris: The Literary and Arts Journal at UNC School of Medicine is seeking submissions for the Summer 2021 issue and for students to join the leadership team. Submissions The Iris call for submissions is open to all UNC School of … Continued

Noah Ashenafi on Abolition Medicine HHGR

May 20, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to reevaluate the lens through which we view healthcare and the future of medical practice. The pandemic has put medicine into crisis, but at the same time, the past year has provided humanity the … Continued

Call for Applicants: Northside Residential Fellowship

March 17, 2021

The Northside Residential Fellowship, or NRF, is a year-long fellowship with a focus on aging, housing, and racial justice. This housing and learning opportunity is open to graduate students who are interested in volunteering, reflecting, and getting to know elders … Continued

COVID-19 in U.S. Prisons: An ArcGIS Story Map

January 28, 2021

SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, has ravaged high-density areas ranging from New York City to rural churches. Prisons, however, have been largely undiscussed hotspots of infection and death. Incarcerated people are 550% more likely to contract COVID-19 and 300% … Continued

New Episodes of the HHJ Podcast

January 21, 2021

The Health Humanities Podcast released six new episodes over winter break! Each new episode features readings of the pieces published in the print issue and interviews with the authors and artists to discuss their creative process and their experiences in … Continued