This Medea Vox episode is about the connections between media and medicine. What do movies, TV dramas, and social media have to do with real-life doctor-patient relationships? And how can new media technologies enhance patient-centered care?
Our guest is Dr. Kirsten Ostherr, Professor of English at Rice University in Texas. Dr. Ostherr is the author of two books and countless articles, as well as the co-founder and director of the Medical Futures Lab at Rice. Erin Cory, postdoc in refugee studies at Malmö University, is the host.