The Power of Art in Medicine explores the role of artistic expression as a means of educating health care providers and, ultimately, improving communication with their patients. Author Lynn McKinley-Grant, MD, reviews the literature and offers personal insights gleaned from years of firsthand experience as the cofounder of the Insight Institute. This supplement also describes the Patient Listening Project, which asked patients living with psoriasis to create art to communicate the burden of their disease to physicians.A supplement to Dermatology News™. This supplement was sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.
Lynn McKinley-Grant, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine/Dermatology
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Dr. McKinley-Grant discloses that she is a consultant for the Insight Institute and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.