Other Writing Sessions and Publications

COE Op-Ed Writing Workshop Series

A series of workshops at the VA Center of Excellence in Primary Care Education, for Yale medical residents and VA COE nurse practitioner residents. Four or five two-hour seminars per academic year, with ongoing mentoring.

Selected Recent Publications:

Jacob Quinton in CT Mirror
Emily Alfano JGIM
Leila Haghighat in WBUR/Cognoscenti
Jonathan Stock in JAMA Internal Medicine
Yogesh Khanal in WashPo
Jessica Deslauriers in KevinMD
Megan Lemay
Bailey Fitzgerald in The Health Care Blog 
COE team op-ed in The Health Care Blog

Resident Writing Elective (Lisa Sanders)

A two-week elective offered four times each year to residents in internal medicine or medicine-pediatrics, and, on occasion, schedules permitting, to residents in other specialties. Resident participants read and respond to selected readings and are required to write at least three pieces in the two-week period. Ongoing mentorship with the writers is available.

Selected Publications:

Anna DeForest


Jasleen Salwan

Hartford Courant and National Academy of Medicine blog

Lauren Pischel

Annals of Internal Medicine

Bailey Fitzgerald 

The Healthcare Blog

George Goshua 

Annals of Internal Medicine and JGIM

Amish Desai 

Kevin MD

Sheila Quinn 

Annals of Internal Medicine

Alexandra Norcott

AM Rounds (Academic Medicine blog)

Kali Cyrus 

Kevin MD

Katherine Gielissen

Hartford Courant

National Clinician Scholars Program Op-Ed Writing Workshops

A series of op-ed writing workshops for National Clinician Scholars at Yale. Two three-hour workshops per academic year.

Selected Publications: 

Nir Harish in The Health Care Blog
Dowin Boatright in KevinMD
Raymond Jean in KevinMD
Liz Samuels
Ben Oldfield
Jeremy O’Connor
John McDougall in The Health Care Blog
John McDougall in CT Mirror
Ben Howell in CT Mirror

National Clinician Scholars Program/Michigan

Drs. Reisman and Sanders have taught two-day writing workshops to NCSP (formerly RWJ) scholars in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Selected Publications: 

Claire Ankuda in Cognoscenti
Sue Anne Bell in The Conversation
Sarah Shubeck in KevinMD