Humanities in the Emergency Room: CHCI in Conversation with Dr. Rishi Goyal


While New York City was the epicenter of the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic, Rishi Goyal served as Attending Physician in the Emergency Department at Columbia University Medical Center. Every day, he and his colleagues tended to and cared for patients struck down by this incurable illness as mortalities throughout the city, and throughout the United States, overwhelmed and exposed systems of medical care in America. >>

Fellow Joelle Abi-Rached granted award by the American Association of the History of Medicine


Current fellow Joelle Abi-Rached is the recipient of the 2019 Pressman Award "for outstanding work in twentieth-century history of medicine or medical biomedical sciences," which is awarded by the American Association for the History of Medicine. More information about the awards can be found at >>