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Narrative Medicine Program

Our mission is to focus on the human side of medicine, to increase the satisfaction and fulfillment of students and physicians, and to chronicle the amazing world of Temple University Hospital. We do this through a celebration of and emphasis on stories and storytelling.


August 12, 2020
By: Michael Vitez
August 02, 2020
By: Jean Lee, MD

So exhausted she limped to her car

July 08, 2020
By: Michael Vitez

Unbearable sadness for patients, unbounded pride in Temple response.

July 01, 2020
By: Michael Vitez

“We’re the only family they have in this ICU right now.”

June 29, 2020
By: Michael Vitez
June 02, 2020
By: Michael Vitez
April 09, 2020
By: Erin Camac, DO
December 17, 2019
By: Michael Vitez

As seen by medical students at Temple’s Episcopal Campus

April 14, 2019
By: Michael Vitez