Anna Reisman
Anna Reisman

Dr. Anna Reisman is an associate professor at the Yale School of Medicine, where she directs the Humanities in Medicine program. She is also a public voices fellow with the Op-Ed Project. Follow her on Twitter.

Medical Examiner
June 23 2016 2:04 PMWhen the Medicine Doesn’t WorkOne doctor explains how big pharma may have taken a toll on her relationships with patients.
Doublex
April 18 2013 8:14 AMFree the NursesOne answer to our health care crisis: Let nurse practitioners do primary care on their own.
Doublex
May 7 2012 10:18 AMHelp! My Shrink Tried To Friend MeDoctors with bad social media etiquette.
The XX Factor
Feb. 27 2012 3:15 PMWhy Elementary Schools Should Ban Energy Drinks
Doublex
Oct. 25 2011 10:44 AMClap TrapWomen are hit especially hard by this STI—and were once blamed for its spread. What will a gonorrhea superbug mean for female patients?
The XX Factor
May 20 2011 2:42 PMOB/GYNs Shouldn't Turn Away Obese Women
The XX Factor
Feb. 11 2011 5:32 PMAt the Doctor's Office, Size Does Matter
The XX Factor
Dec. 30 2010 1:59 PMWhy Do Elderly Women Have Less Sex Than Elderly Men?
Books
Jan. 6 2016 12:58 PMThe Last RotationIllness brings stillness to the final days of a young neurosurgeon.
Doublex
Aug. 1 2012 7:07 AMWhat Your Doctors Don’t Know Can Hurt YouIs your physician increasing your risk for cancer?
Doublex
March 19 2012 12:55 PMOf Course Birth Control Pills Should Be Sold Over the CounterNo, they do not interact badly with antibiotics.
Doublex
Jan. 18 2012 12:00 PMTender Young BrainsWhat kind of childhood stress should parents actually be stressing about?
Doublex
July 5 2011 2:31 PMSee You Later, SpeculumThe case for getting rid of annual pelvic exams.
Doublex
Feb. 15 2011 2:53 PMHow Sane Parents Got Paranoid About VaccinesA review of Seth Mnookin's The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science and Fear.
The XX Factor
Jan. 31 2011 5:44 PMBreast Implants, Cancer, and the Problem With "Significant" Results