Rounding with… Lakshmi Krishnan

The Wake Forest University Humanities Institute’s Story, Health, & Healing Initiative Presents


Monday, November 11, 2019Krishnan
6:00 p.m.
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Auditorium (Room 404)
Reynolda Campus
Wake Forest University

Lakshmi Krishnan earned her MD from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and her DPhil (PhD.) in English Literature from the University of Oxford, where she was a Rhodes Scholar. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University, where she was also a Faculty Affiliate at the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, & History of Medicine. She is currently a fellow in the Division of General Internal Medicine and the Institute of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Krishnan, a Wake Forest Alum, will present on her current research on the cultural and intellectual history of diagnosis and detective practices. A reception will follow.

Rounding With… is a series of mini-symposia, free and open to the public, in which an invited guest working in the field of narrative medicine gives a public reading or lecture and facilitates an interprofessional education (IPE) workshop.

This series is sponsored by the Wake Forest University Humanities Institute, made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and with support from an Engaged Humanities Grant received by the university from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Admission is free, but we ask that you register below.

Questions? Call 336.758.4028 for more information.


Rounding With… Lakshmi Krishnan

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