Publications

Health Humanities

Monograph:

The Poetics and Politics of Alzheimer’s Disease Life-Writing (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2017)

Research Papers:

  • ‘Alzheimer’s disease metaphors as mirror and lens to the stigma of dementia.’ Literature and Medicine 2017; 35(1):71-97.
  • ‘“Journeys” in the life-writing of adult-child dementia caregivers.’ Journal of Medical Humanities 2013; 34(3):385-397.
  • ‘Narrating stroke: the life-writing and fiction of brain damage’. Medical Humanities 2012; 38:73-77.
  • ‘Fictional and real-world revolutionary heroes in the history of psychiatric politics’. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 2012; 200(12):1017-1021.
  • ‘Dementia in life-writing: our health care system in the words of the sufferer’. Neurological Sciences 2011; 32:1233-1238.
  • ‘Deliver us from evil: carer burden in Alzheimer’s disease.’ Medical Humanities 2010; 36:101-107.

Teaching Papers:

  • ‘Integrating medical humanities into a pharmaceutical care seminar on dementia’. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2013; 77(1), article 16.
  • Burkhardt, … and M. Zimmermann, ‘Literature and science: a different look inside neurodegeneration’. Advances in Physiology Education 2012; 36:68-71.

Online Book Reviews and Blog Posts:

Neuropharmacology

27 publications (20 original research papers, 4 review articles, 2 teaching studies) in internationally peer reviewed journals, and 1 article for continuing professional education.