The Other Feminist
By Janet Farrar Worthington
Mary Garrett may have won most of the credit, but gutsy M. Carey Thomas was the driving force to ensure that women would attend the School of Medicine.
By Anne Bennett Swingle
For those in search of a cure, Hopkins long has been the hospital of choice. Now, if several determined clinicians have their way, it also will become a better place to die.
ike Carducci never expected much of a turnout for the meeting he and social worker Dana Naughton called last January. They had invited colleagues via e-mail to a Hospital conference room to discuss an issue much on their minds. “Staff throughout Hopkins are researching end-of-life and palliative care. Rather than working independently, can’t we collaborate to improve treatment for patients facing death?”