Narratives from Medical Students

This section features top narratives about palliative care that were submitted to the CSPCP through the Undergraduate Narrative Award for Palliative Medicine.


The top 3 narratives were submitted to the Canadian Medical Association Journal, CMAJ. The narratives will be posted here as soon as they are published. Thank you to the CMAJ for allowing us to share these.

Rendez-Vous, by Diana Kim, UBC – Honorable mention
CMAJ 2017 March 27;189:E470. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.161238

Reproduced with permission from CMAJ: Read More
Link to podcast:

The Expert, by Shannon Chun, Queen’s University – Honorable mention
Online August 8th. Print publication coming soon.
Reproduced with permission from CMAJ: Read More

Coming soon – published narratives from:
Jenny McCormack, UBC – Winner