John Meyer

Evaluation of Communication between Physicians and Patients in Literature and in Practice

Using Melvin Konner's Becoming a Doctor as the central text, this will be a paper that will explore and evaluate the fundamental difficulties and central themes of communication between doctors and patients in the modern medical setting.

Note: This award was made as an Undergraduate Research/Honors Thesis Award. Those interested in global research are now encouraged to apply to the Carolina Global Initiative Award.