U.S. National Institutes of Health

Education Resources


Students learn how graphic medicine—the intersection of comics and personal narrative—can explore health and illness from multiple perspectives—the patient, the caregiver, and the health professional.

Educators are welcome to adapt these resources to their students’ interest and desired learning outcomes.

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Comics for Health and Medicine

College and health professional students examine the field of Graphic Medicine, focusing on the use of comics as a medium for communicating stories about medicine and the experience of illness.