‘This week in #graphicmedicine’ highlights relevant articles (and sometimes tweets) about comics in medicine published during a the week (Saturday – Friday). Articles are typically presented without commentary, with credit given to those who flagged them up where possible. So without further ado…

Articles & More… 

Book Release: Queer: A Graphic History Launch Party

Book Release (upcoming): Epilogue – via @knittedsweater

Webcomic: Comic: What the Hell? Why is My Doctor So Late? – via @metrokitty

Webcomic: Sleep Deprivation 101 via @TheNib

Webcomic: Things That Go Bump in the Night via @marinaomi

Podcast: The Graphic Medicine Podcast: HIV Disclosure Comics – via @ComicNurse

Scholarly: The Use of Visual Arts as a Window to Diagnosing Medical Pathologies – via @ComicNurse

Scholarly: Psychiatrists as Cartoon Characters: How The New Yorker Has Traced Psychiatry Over the Decades

Scholarly: Data from ‘Graphic Medicine’ as a Mental Health Information Resource: Insights from Comics Producers

Book Review: Rinse, Spin, Repeat: A Graphic Memoir of Loss and Survival by Edie Fassnidge – review

Book Review: Book Review of Hole in the Heart: Bringing up Beth – Foreword Reviews – via @brendanbooks

Book Review: Henny Beaumont’s ‘Hole In The Heart’ Gives Honest Look at Having Her Baby With Down Syndrome – via @InIt4Health

The Story Of Lady Shalimar, A Self-Taught Artist Who Started Drawing At 70 – via @MedNarrative

Med student meets metaphor: Comics in med school

Surgeon X #1 Preview Introduces Vigilante Doctor from Apocalyptic Future

Exclusive: Image Comics’ Surgeon X Character Reveals

“But it’s…cartoons?”: Comics and cartoons are coming to life well beyond the printed page via @ComicsGrid

An Illustrated History Of Female Ejaculation (NSFW)



Some great stuff this week! Did I miss something? Let me know in the comments below or tweet @NoetheMatt! Until next time…