Narrative medicine: a personal interview with expert Rita Charon

  • Graham McLeod


Narrative medicine is a simple phrase that serves as a thumbnail for a vast web of ideas that have the power to enhance manifold aspects of medicine. This is an interview with Dr. Rita Charon, Founder and Executive Director of the Narrative Medicine MSc Program at Colombia University, discussing physician burnout, medical education, and finding meaning in one's work as a doctor.