Social Medicine: February 2019


 
Social medicine: the study of the complex interplay of social, genetic and environmental factors and their collective impacts on health, disease and the practice of medicine. We dedicate our February 2019 theme issue of in-House to exploring health disparities, social justice, and the social determinants of health in modern medicine.


Ugly
Rebecca E MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD, MPH, pediatric hematology & oncology fellow at Brown University

Reproductive Rights of Incarcerated Women
Saba Malik, MD, MPH, family medicine resident at Harbor UCLA Medical Center

Health Care Is Not a Safe Space: A List of Experiences
Phyllis Ying, MD, family medicine resident in the Pacific Northwest