Tag: poetry

Poetry: AJN

THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NURSING (circ. 120,000), seeks poems and visual art related to health or health care for its Art of Nursing department. Authors need not be health care professionals. Original perspectives and clear, unsentimental writing are preferred. $150 honorarium paid upon publication. Query Art of Nursing coordinator: sylvia.foley@wolterskluwer.com



Journal of the American Medical Association seeks essays and creative writing, as well as original research. Categories include: Commentary. These papers may address virtually any important topic in medicine, public health, research, ethics, health policy, or health law and generally are not linked to a specific article. Commentaries should be well focused, scholarly, and clearly … Continue reading CFS: JAMA

CFS: Hektoen Int’l (Medical humanities)

Hektoen International, founded in Fall 2008, is a journal that explores the interdisciplinary field of the medical humanities. It is published online by the Hektoen Institute of Medicine, a not-for-profit organization promoting medical research and education. The journal is named in honor of Doctor Ludvig Hektoen, a distinguished professor of pathology at the University of … Continue reading CFS: Hektoen Int’l (Medical humanities)

CFS: Yale J Humanities Medicine

Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine welcomes submissions for publication from doctors, nurses, patients, and others interested in the humanities and medicine. Prose submissions (articles, essays, etc.) should be emailed to Howard Spiro (howard.spiro@yale.edu). Please keep in mind that YJHM is an online journal, and full-length scholarly articles with many footnotes may not be best … Continue reading CFS: Yale J Humanities Medicine

CFS: Pulse (Poetry, Narratives, Essays)

Launched nearly three years ago, Pulse is a weekly online publication that each Friday afternoon delivers a first-person, healthcare-related story or poem to its subscribers. These pieces are written by (and intended for) patients, health professionals, students and caregivers--and lovingly edited by the Pulse staff. Pulse's concise, authentic and engaging offerings have drawn a growing … Continue reading CFS: Pulse (Poetry, Narratives, Essays)

CFP: Int’l Symposium, Poetry & Medicine

Call for Papers: 2012 International Symposium on Poetry and Medicine, Saturday 12th May 2012 Symposium venue: Henry Wellcome Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Collection, 215 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, United Kingdom Submissions are welcome for oral or poster presentation during the Symposium. Email the Symposium Office to express interest in submitting a Symposium Abstract. Oral abstract … Continue reading CFP: Int’l Symposium, Poetry & Medicine

CFS: Hospital Drive (Creative Writing)

HOSPITAL DRIVE, an online journal launched in the fall of 2006, encourages original creative work that examines themes of health, illness, and healing. Submissions are open to anyone, preferably those involved with providing, teaching, studying, or researching patient care. All submissions are reviewed by the editorial board. Poems, short fiction, personal essays, reviews, photography, and … Continue reading CFS: Hospital Drive (Creative Writing)

CFS: Poetry & Fiction (Waiting Room Reader)

CavanKerry Press is seeking gifts of short poetry and prose for the Waiting Room Reader: Stories to Keep You Company, Volume II, a collection of narrative/lyrical pieces designed to help reduce the stress experienced by those waiting for medical care. Focus should be positive and center on life's gifts or humor and needn't be related … Continue reading CFS: Poetry & Fiction (Waiting Room Reader)