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Student physicians embrace poetry to hone art of healing

Clip: 01/09/2014 | 7m 27s

Doctor and poet Rafael Campo thinks medical school distances doctor and patient at the cost of human understanding. A possible cure? He uses poetry to help close the gap. Jeffrey Brown and Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey continue to seek "Where Poetry Lives" by visiting Campo's reading and writing workshop for medical students.

Aired: 01/09/14

Rating: NR

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