Category Archives: Narrative

The Crisis: an open letter to fellow scientists

by Arthur P. Ruiz, Ph.D.   “These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of their country; but he that stands by it now, deserves … Continue reading

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An Intimate Conversation with Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa

By Ujunwa Cynthia Okoye-Okafor On March 6th, 2013 Einstein hosted Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa as its MSTP Translational Speaker. He is Professor of Neurological Surgery and Oncology, and Director of theBrain Tumor Surgery Program at Johns Hopkins Bayview Campus. Dr. Quinones … Continue reading

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“Eyes Without a Face”

By Sarah Rubin Context: The poem talks about the soul and where it lies. It touches upon the belief that the “eyes are the window to the soul.” The first half of the poem makes scientific connections between intangible ideas … Continue reading

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“The Healer’s Touch”

by Matthew Lee It was an exciting day, the day we received our stethoscopes. While the White Coat Ceremony was our initiation into the lifelong pursuit of the field of medicine, the Stethoscope Ceremony was when we truly were recognized … Continue reading

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