Martin Kohn, Ph.D.
Director, Program in Medical Humanities
Center for Ethics, Humanities and Spiritual Care
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Editor Since 1994
Martin Kohn, PhD, previously directed the Human Values in Medicine program at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM) during which time he co-founded the Center for Literature and Medicine, with Carol Donley, of Hiram College. He and Dr. Donley are founding editors of the Literature and Medicine series at Kent State University Press that from 1992-2009 published 19 volumes. His research interests are in the pedagogical aspects of the medical humanities and in developing performance pieces that engage health care professionals and the public they serve in dialogue about the nature and future of health care. His poetry has appeared in numerous print and electronic journals.
The Death of Bed 12 by Ghassan Kanafani
Fortitude by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
The Lame Shall Enter First by Flannery O'Connor
On Living by Nazim Hikmet