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Editor, authors introduce volume 17 of 'The Healing Muse' literary journal

Ben Casola, left, and Jordana GilmanTwo fourth-year medical students from Upstate who use poetry to help process their experiences were awarded the Dearing Writing Award and had their poems published in volume 17 of Upstate's literary journal, "The Healing Muse." Jordana Gilman, right, who is working on a master's in public health, wrote about something that happened while she was training in oncology (cancer care). Ben Casola, left, shared his experience performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation and witnessing death. Editor Deirdre Neilen, PhD, tells about the mission of "The Healing Muse," which is available for purchase, and authors can learn about submissions through Upstate's Center for Bioethics and Humanities; click here for details.